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LEGO Sculpture: Hershey Kiss

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And this one didn’t melt in her hands. But she couldn’t eat it, either. But there was plenty of chocolate floating around the house anyhow. 🙂

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LEGO Sculpture: Chocolate Chip Cookie … Made from Scratch

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Made From Scratch? Well, yes. Not with flour, eggs, and real chocolate chips, but with real LEGO bricks, and no instructions. This piece of LEGO art was inspired by an office party. We celebrated National Dessert Day, October 14th, at my office by everyone bringing in a batch of cookies. In addition to my wife’s […]

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LEGO Art: Really Simple Syndication, anyone?

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What is that orange thing with wavy lines? This symbol appears ubiquitously on the world wide web. It’s supposed to be an easy concept, but for many, “really simple syndication” may seem not so simple. Most explanations that I read when I was first getting my feet wet in the concept made it sound a […]

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LEGO Portrait: Christopher

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This is my son, Christopher. He is six and very proud of having lost two teeth in recent months. The mosaic doesn’t actually portray him minus two teeth, though that might be a fun one to try. The photo I used was taken a few months ago, and I’d actually done a lot of the […]

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LEGO Portrait: Bob and Larry

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A Few Quick Facts: Size: 30″ x 30″ Pieces used: 4,212 (1×1’s, 1×2’s, 1×3’s, 1×4’s, 1×6’s, 1×8’s, 2×2’s, 2×3’s, 2×4’s) Colors used: 15  (Black, Blue, Brown, Dark Blue, Dark Grey (dk. bley), Lime, Light Blue, Green, Light Grey (lt. bley), Orange, Pink, Red, Tan, White, Yellow) The inspiration for this portrait mosaic After the great […]

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Bert, Side-Scroller Wannabe

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Who is Bert? Okay, bit of a long story here. We’re going to take a trip back to the late ’80’s. Yes, I’m a child of he 80’s. Okay, born in 1976, but Ronald Reagan is still the first president I remember. And a good one at that. But that’s not what we’re here for… […]

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The Duckingham Logo … now in plastic brick!

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This mosaic has a storied past. (Does that mean that my 3-year-old son Patrick, hiding behind Duckingham’s mosaic, is symbolizing that storied past? …nah.) Several years ago I decided that I wanted to become a website developer. I was near the beginning of my mid-life crisis (a running joke I have, referring to my previous […]

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LEGO Portrait: Darth Maul

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What’s not to love about a guy that gets chopped in half by Obi Wan Kenobi? Anyhow, this bad boy measures in at 20″x30″ (64×96 LEGO pixels) and is comprised of eleven colors: black, light bluish grey, dark blue, dark bluish grey, dark pink, orange,  red, reddish brown, sand green, tan, and yellow. I found […]

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