X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Portraits “Drawn” with LEGO: Brick Sketches

by Lambert Varias
Advertisement

We’ve seen a LEGO creation that can draw, but I was pleasantly surprised to realize that you can also use LEGO to draw. That’s what Chris McVeigh is doing with his Brick Sketches series. He makes 12″ x 16″ portraits of geeky characters not with ink or paint but with LEGO.

brick-sketches-lego-portraits-by-chris-mcveigh-powerpig

Speaking with My Modern Met, Chris said he was inspired by his artist friends, who were creating miniature sketches. You might think that using LEGO would be easier than using ink, but it has its own challenges as well. Chris said that “it can be a real challenge to find just the right combination of plates to represent a specific character. Adding to the complexity is that not all parts are available in all colors, and worse yet, I may not have all the parts on hand. “ He’s done a great job so far though!

Head to Chris’ Flickr page to see high res images of his Brick Sketches. You can also keep an eye out for them on Chris’ blog or on his Facebook page.

[via My Modern Met]




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

Recent Posts

Brik Books Build-on MacBook Cover Adds Glorious Blocky Bulk

Brik Books Build-on MacBook Cover Adds Glorious Blocky Bulk

FormBox Desktop Vacuum Former: Suck Mold, Then Make Molds

FormBox Desktop Vacuum Former: Suck Mold, Then Make Molds

This Wooden Death Star Is The Ultimate Weapon in the Workshop

This Wooden Death Star Is The Ultimate Weapon in the Workshop

Deal: Save 96% on a Lifetime OSTraining Developer Course Subscription

Deal: Save 96% on a Lifetime OSTraining Developer Course Subscription

3Doodler Create Pen Continues to Refine Its 3D Line

3Doodler Create Pen Continues to Refine Its 3D Line

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo