Lego projects in 2020

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Beckoning Cat

Created on March 26, 2020 4:08 pm

Dating back to the 18th Century Japan, the Beckoning, Maneki-Neko or Lucky Cat is a popular good luck charm and is said to bring good fortune and success! Our model builder Tullett wanted to build one for his Brickvention model as he has a growing collection at home and wanted to challenge himself using technic […]

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Beckoning Cat

Behind the Build: LEGO® Britten Bike

Created on March 25, 2020 2:39 pm

Building a life-sized Britten LEGO® brick V-1000 motorcycle was a real challenge. Like the other two life-sized motorcycles we have built, we started with the wheels, working around a central vertical channel to allow for a metal support to keep the model vertical and safe for transport. The front wheel was built separately first, including […]

Behind the Build: LEGO® Britten Bike

Brickman Experience UK temporarily suspended

Created on March 24, 2020 11:58 am

Our primary concern is the safety and health of our customers and staff. With this in mind, The Brickman Experience regrets to advise that under the UK Government’s recommendation to avoid social contact, we will be temporarily suspending our event at Highcross in Leicester. We will be reviewing this regularly in line with government advice […]

Brickman Experience UK temporarily suspended

LEGO Masters Australia is back!

Created on March 23, 2020 10:48 am

LEGO Masters Australia is back! This season is so much bigger, brighter and crazier than last year. We can’t wait to share it with Australia again! Here’s your first sneak peek at the brick-built AWESOMENESS that’s coming soon to channel 9:

LEGO Masters Australia is back!

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Brick Nordstage keyboard

Created on March 19, 2020 7:51 pm

When our workshop assistant Adam realised that he was going to get to build his first LEGO® brick model for Brickvention he was initially not sure what he could possibly build. But then he hit upon the idea of building a lifesize keyboard. He remembered his first keyboard was a giant Nordstage 88- and being […]

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Brick Nordstage keyboard

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Brick Sydney Olympic Cauldron

Created on March 12, 2020 7:27 pm

There was never any doubt that our Workshop Manager Clay would build something Olympic related for Brickvention this year! A bone-fide Olympics-nut, Clay has had a passion for the ceremony and spectacle of the Olympics ever since he saw the Sydney 2000 Olympics as a 6 year old. So when Ryan offered him the chance […]

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Brick Sydney Olympic Cauldron

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Brick Chocolate Factory

Created on March 5, 2020 4:58 pm

Believe it or not, this LEGO® brick interpretation of the iconic scene in the original Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory released in 1971 is Tracey ( our Inventory Manager ) and Lecy ( our Graphic Designer)’s first proper LEGO MOC!  Tracey and Lecy wanted to recreate the moment the doors opened and the adults […]

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Brick Chocolate Factory

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Brick Lowrider

Created on February 27, 2020 12:51 pm

Luke is our resident car enthusiast so there was never any doubt that he’d build a LEGO® brick car for his Brickvention model! Building a simple straight model wasn’t going to be enough, so Luke set himself the challenge of creating a bouncing Lowrider! Using LEGO motors and Linear actuators was going to be way […]

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Brick Lowrider

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Brick Dragon

Created on February 20, 2020 12:55 pm

When Ryan presented the Brickman team with the opportunity to build whatever that wanted for Brickvention, Mark’s mind went immediately to dragons! Titled “The Sad Tale of Sir Warick the Overconfident”, Mark’s finished LEGO model is dominated by an enormous brick-built dragon blasting a single unfortunate knight, Sir Warick, on horseback with its fiery breath. […]

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Brick Dragon

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Brick Steampunk Ship

Created on February 13, 2020 4:26 pm

For his Brickvention model Darren went back to one of his favourite themes- Steampunk! For those who don’t know, Steampunk is a kind of fantasy future based on steam-powered technology.  A long time fan of the aesthetic and and airships meant Darren quickly had a good idea of what his model would look like and […]

Brickvention 2020 Spotlight: LEGO® Brick Steampunk Ship
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