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Building Zion Williamson for NBA2K21 from LEGO® bricks!

Created on March 30, 2021 3:51 pm
Earlier this year we got to build a whole new kind of LEGO® brick model which we can finally reveal- a life-size version of NBA superstar Zion Williamson for NBA 2K21! 😎🏀 Getting the model's dynamic pose- looking like he's about to land an epic slam dunk-was the first challenge. Being a model that was [...]
Building Zion Williamson for NBA2K21 from LEGO® bricks!

Building for a life-size VIDIYO Beatbox!

Created on March 16, 2021 12:35 pm
Last week a life-size LEGO beatbox model was unveiled at Sydney Harbour in celebration of LEGO's new theme, VIDIYO. Our team created the LEGO part of the model, made from 56,217 bricks and took over 300 hours! The life-size replica of the 43105 Party Llama BeatBox was displayed in-between the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge [...]
Building for a life-size VIDIYO Beatbox!

Marion LEGO Certified Store models!

Created on March 2, 2021 2:39 pm
We can finally reveal the models we built for the new (ish) LEGO Certified store at Westfield Marion in Adelaide!  (Like the Highpoint cricketer, we built the models early last year in 2020 just before the pandemic hit, and the opening of the Marion store was also delayed thanks to the COVID pandemic.) As with [...]
Marion LEGO Certified Store models!

Building Team New Zealand’s AC75 America’s Cup super yacht from LEGO!

Created on February 25, 2021 2:02 pm
As part of bringing Brickman AWESOME to Auckland Museum we've also built a brand new LEGO brick model just for Auckland- a version of Team New Zealand's epic AC75 super yacht that will compete in this year's America's Cup in Auckland! The AC75 is an amazing piece of nautical engineering  and features some very specific [...]
Building Team New Zealand’s AC75 America’s Cup super yacht from LEGO!

Happy Lunar New Year!

Created on February 23, 2021 12:29 pm

Happy Lunar New Year! This year it’s the Year of the Ox, so we’ve designed a LEGO brick ox you can build! In keeping with Chinese traditions we’ve made it from mostly red LEGO pieces ( with a Chrome Gold “One Ring” piece on the nose for extra luck!). But as with any of our […]

Happy Lunar New Year!

Build your own LEGO® brick Pinchy Lobster!

Created on February 1, 2021 1:28 pm
So back in 2012 when the LEGO Group celebrated their 80th birthday in Sydney and all the guests, including Kjeld Kirk Kristensen (3rd generation owner of LEGO) built some undersea creatures, including this LEGO brick Lobster Ryan designed!  After Kjeld and the Australian and New Zealand LEGO staff built them Ryan built a big fish [...]
Build your own LEGO® brick Pinchy Lobster!

Newcastle LEGO Certified Store models!

Created on September 4, 2020 9:01 am

Last week the newest LEGO Certified store in Australia opened up in Newcastle NSW! Which means the models we built for them way back in February and March can finally be seen! As with all our LEGO Store builds we had the opportunity to build both a 3D minifig sculpture as well as a LEGO […]

Newcastle LEGO Certified Store models!

LEGO® brick Mount Hondarama

Created on June 25, 2020 9:05 am

This year for the Honda Australia-LEGO Masters Australia partnership we built a huge LEGO brick racetrack- Mount Hondarama! Based on Bathurst’s famous Mt Panorama, the model features real RC cars made from LEGO bricks. These cars we based on the new Honda Civic Type-R (the same car we built a life-size LEGO version of last […]

LEGO® brick Mount Hondarama

Build your own LEGO egg!

Created on June 10, 2020 7:01 pm

As promised during of of Ryan’s last Facebook livestreams, here are the instructions for building a LEGO egg! This is NOT an easy build- it uses SNOT and complex plate layering to recreate the curves of an egg shape and requires using 106 LEGO pieces. None are super rare or uncommon, but remember you don’t […]

Build your own LEGO egg!

Build your own LEGO brick Honda Civic Type R

Created on June 5, 2020 3:04 pm

Ever since people saw the mini LEGO® brick Honda Civic Type R we built in the Honda advert on LEGO Masters Australia people have been asking for instructions on how to make it. You know- this one: This year we got to make a new LEGO creation for Honda- a working LEGO RC racetrack! But […]

Build your own LEGO brick Honda Civic Type R

Build your own mini LEGO Masters logo!

Created on May 20, 2020 7:32 pm

If you’ve been following along with Brickman’s weekly Facebook livestreams recently you would’ve seen him show you how to build your own mini LEGO Masters logo from real LEGO bricks! In case you missed it, we’ve created the instructions as an easy to download PDF here so you can build it whenever you want! You […]

Build your own mini LEGO Masters logo!

Building LEGO Masters’ Smash & Grab Challenge Bike

Created on May 17, 2020 7:50 pm

When we were given the idea of the Smash and Grab challenge for LEGO Masters Series 2 we had to think long and hard about the right sort of model to build for it. It had to be impressive, but it also had to be easily push-over-able by Hamish! AND it needed to be as […]

Building LEGO Masters’ Smash & Grab Challenge Bike