Creating amazing puzzle locks must run in the Feldman family because in the steps of his father and the famous Danlock we now see Dan’s…
Felix Ure designer of luxury brass puzzles
Felix Ure is a relatively new puzzle designer but he’s certainly had a big impact. He released his first puzzle called Titan in 2019 and has followed up with two other amazing designs since then.
He didn’t start out specifically as a puzzle designer; his background is in luxury product design more generally. In fact, before designing puzzles he designed high-end door handles. But once he got interested in puzzles he was hooked and he says that his goal became to make a beautiful object with a simple mechanism, yet a difficult solution, that is just as satisfying to sit and fiddle with as it is to solve. He’s definitely achieved that!
Recently interviewed on the YouTube channel: Beats & Pieces by Mickael there are some interesting and engaging insights into what makes him tick as a designer but also how he comes up with his puzzle design ideas.