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Lemon Basset Wedding Cake Topper

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Here is a recent commission I did of a LEGO Lemon Basset Wedding Cake Topper, based on my previous Basset Cake Topper. I hadn’t realized before this one that Bassets come in a variety of “flavors.” 🙂 The key modifications here were to use tan colors instead of browns & blacks,

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Some Company Logo

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The LEGO company logo (above in LEGO) — though this is not the complete square of the recognizable logo, it is enough of the whole to “give it away.”  For all of my LEGO mosaics that I have kids build at events, there can be a “small mosaic” and a “large mosaic.” Here is my […]

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Children’s Event

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LEGO Mosaic Building Event Greenville, SC
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Tomorrow, Tuesday August 7th we’ll be doing a free children’s LEGO mosaic build at the Educator’s Marketplace in Greenville, SC.

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My Favorite Secret Agent — as seen at BrickMagic 2012

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This was probably the most popular LEGO mosaic we did for BrickMagic 2012. Easily recognizable, and from a very popular Disney Channel cartoon. He’s definitely *my* favorite secret agent. The build is made up of 24 16×16 baseplates built with 2×2 bricks.

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Every Plumber Needs his Princess!

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This is the princess mosaic we did as a corollary mosaic with Some Italian Plumber. Both of these mosaics were our smallest, at only 3 of the 16×16 baseplates wide by 4 high.

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Some Italian Plumber — As Seen at BrickMagic 2012

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For this post I’d like to walk you through the LEGO Mosaic Event as much as possible without you stopping by and bricking yourself. As you approached our table at BrickMagic you would see a bunch of kids (and even some adults) building something. I or one of my assistants would ask, “Would you like […]

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Boy in Red

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Here’s a recent portrait I was commissioned to do for this young man’s bar mitzvah. He is a big fan of LEGO, and will very soon enter the world of “TFOLs” (teen fans of LEGO). This project was a bit different in that he wanted to be able to build the mosaic himself. So I […]

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LEGO Portraits: Pinned Heads

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pinhead* –noun 1. the head of a pin. 2. something very small or insignificant. 3. Slang . a stupid person; nitwit. pinned head -noun 1. the face of a minifig appearing “pinned” on a backboard, particularly as portrayed in the form of a LEGO mosaic I recently wondered how it would look to do a […]

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The Wicked sMartans

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LEGO has an amazing product line called Mindstorms — programmable robots that you design and build with LEGO parts.  And there are actually quite a few organized competitions and leagues where kids work together to build and program these LEGO mindstorms robots to manage specific challenges. These events are great contributors to kids’ understanding of […]

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