What We Do...
I'm John Hinnen . . . a designer, a doodler and inventor. We hatch ideas. From sketch book to production, our startup in Peoria, Illinois is dedicated to bringing you original family friendly products with a focus on creating joy through play!
The BANDIT BALL®, a patented 3-in-1 toy ball, and HOLIDAY CIRCLE®, a new deck of family friendly playing cards, are on the market and finding their way to families & friends all around.
On the planning board for 2023 are new products in varying consumer categories. They involve passions for both the written word and the great outdoors. Stay tuned on these. One thing is for sure. Our motto "Play Fun ... Live Happy" describes all we do.
Why We Do It
Passion . . . Tradition . . . The Thrill of Creating
Our Passion is developing concepts from idea through production with a mission of creating joy through play. We love fun and bringing people together. We appreciate the importance of the outdoors and physical play, and also of gathering around a table for games and laughter.
We've been developing inventive stuff for quite some time. It's a tradition. We can't help but keep stoking the creative flames.
This is the patented Bandit Ball. Use a wristband to change its shape from round to oval or disc. CLICK HERE to go to our Bandit ball website. Please be advised that we are out of stock at present.
Holiday Circle is our original playing card deck. The inspiration for this fun product came to me while playing poker with friends in ... wait for it... 1983! The 4 suits are symbols of Easter, Halloween, Thanksgiving & Christmas. Play both classic games and two very fun original gamesoriginal games.
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Game Time Any Time!
Holiday Circle is a great new deck of playing cards. Kids of all ages will enjoy the colorful Bunnies, Jack-O-Lanterns, Turkeys and Santas that make up the four traditional suits of the deck.
There are reasons this new Sundawg product has received many 5-star ratings. Poker quality cards and fun, hand drawn artwork are just a couple.
"Jack Stacks" and "Happy Holidays", our two original games, have become a game night hit!
HOLIDAY CIRCLE® 2-Pack!