(Credit: Bright Bricks)
It’s always snowing on the London skyline when you’re looking at the giant Lego snow globe recently installed in Covent Garden in London. The globe is the creation of Bright Brick’s Duncan Titmarsh, the first Lego-certified professional in the UK.
The globe contains detailed toy-brick re-creations of 14 famous London landmarks, including Big Ben, the London Eye, and the colorful egg-shaped Gherkin. It took 125,000 bricks and 75 days to put the massive display together.
Visitors to the globe can push a button to make it snow, imbuing them with god-like powers over the toy version of London. A small posse of Santa Claus minifigs are hidden throughout the globe for a “Where’s Waldo” sort of experie… [Read more]