Colorforms are toys that allow the creation of play scenes. These toys have been around for decades and generations. There are many Colorforms brand sets for different interests.What are Colorforms?
Colorforms are vinyl sticker art sets that can be used and reused on various background scenes. They are precut into a number of shapes and also have various character themes available. The fact that they can be stuck on and removed over and over means fun for kids without the mess.What types of Colorforms are there?
There are a variety of sets with many different characters available for ages three and up. They include the following:
- Disney Frozen fun pack: This set features 16 stickers and two backgrounds with all the characters from Disney's Frozen, including Anna, Elsa, and Olaf.
- Marvel Ultimate Spider-Man fun pack: This pack has 16 stickers and two backgrounds to save the day with Spider-Man and Iron Man.
- Bubble Guppies on the go pack: This pack features 24 shapes and a trifold with two backgrounds featuring all the Bubble Guppies characters.
- Marvel Avengers on the go: This set has 24 shapes and two backgrounds to recreate Avengers scenes with characters like Thor, the Hulk, and Captain America. It also has a reusable clear back pouch.
- Paw Patrol take along: This set is made to go with you. The package opens into a trifold scene with two different backgrounds. It also has 36 shapes featuring Ryder, Marshall, Rubble, and all the gang from the kid's TV show.
- Disney Junior Doc McStuffins take along: This trifold set opens up into two backgrounds with 36 stick-ons, featuring Doc McStuffins and all her friends.
- Despicable Me create a story: This set features Gru and some of the Minions. It comes with 57 pieces, four different backgrounds, and a pop-up display easel. When playtime is done, you can store it right in the box.
- Disney Frozen create a story: You can recreate scenes from Frozen or come up with your own stories for Anna, Elsa, and Olaf. The set has 47 pieces, four backgrounds, and an easel to display your work.
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles big wall playset: If you want to supersize your play, this big wall playset has large Colorforms pieces, featuring all of the Ninja Turtles and their friends and enemies. It also has a background that measures 2 by 3 feet that sticks directly to your wall. It is designed to be removed without causing damage to walls.
Since Colorforms brand sets have been around since the 1950s, there are some vintage sets that are collectible, such as Peanuts, Popeye, Gumby, and Holly Hobbie. Some sets also feature dress-up dolls, as with the Mary Poppins and Dale Evans sets.