Lego projects in 2011
Brickworld Chicago 2011 is over, and what a brickworld it was! Not only did I manage to catch up with some super cool LEGO folks, see some amazingly brilliant creations, but I was also paid a surprise visit by Gavin McLeod, the actor who played Captain Stubing from the TV series. The Love Boat model […]
The Flinders Street Station mosaic at Federation Square is now complete. 170,000 LEGO bricks, added over 6 days. A great event and thanks to everyone who helped out and came along. It will remain at the Art of the brick exhibition until the exhibition closes.
The giant mosaic at Fed Square is almost complete. Not long to go now, Tomorrow it will be finished then a few hours of minor corrections and hey presto.
The end of Day 4 of the mosaic build. Not far away from being completed now, I would estimate some 140,000 1×1 bricks have been used thus far. Huge thanks to everyone who has helped thus far, it has been awesome fun!
The mystery mosaic well on its way to being revealed. Day 3, A huge crowd and an awesome time.
Day 2 of the Mystery Mosaic build. After 2 days and thousands of hands busy building away the Mosaic is taking shape. At the rate everyone is building it looks like being finished on Sunday. – Head on down to Federation Square and be part of the action. I think its easy to guess what […]
Come and help me build a monster! A monster Mosaic that is, at over 4.4 meters wide and 2.2 meters high, this will be the largest mosaic in Melbourne. I’ll be building onsite from the 2nd of June for about 5 days (or less if it gets finished earlier) at the Art of the Brick exhibition in […]
Well April has been an amazingly busy month, and as always I am way behind on posting something cool, unless of course you have peeked at my FLICKR account of late. So what have i been up to? I spent a week over in the USA at LEGO HQ in Enfield, where I got together […]
Something different and challenging. I have put in an entry for the 2011 Archibald prize for portraiture, with a mosaic of Daniel Grollo. Daniel is a rather famous Melbourne corporate identity as CEO of Grocon, Australia’s largest privately held property development firm. They are responsible for Melbourne’s main landmarks, Eureka Tower, The Rialto, 101 Collins […]
Valentines day! Well valentines day is almost approaching, so I thought I would do something special for my darling wife. A 60,000 brick love heart sculpture. I set it up in the Royal Botanic Gardens in the city, a true hidden gem, and a very romantic spot! I am also going to rebuild the heart […]
The Love Boat! Well my latest and greatest project has now had its grand unveiling, or should I say its launch! My largest ever creation, just over 250,000 pieces. Just over 3 meters long and over 1 meter high. Over 450 minifigs enjoying a fabulous cruise and the best holiday they have ever had! Full […]
Well Brickvention is now over for 2011. It was an awesome event, on the convention days over 140 fans of LEGO played games and did all things LEGO related, great fun I know I had a blast! The public day on the Sunday was just insane, over 8,000 people came to see all of our […]