This week we meet Stephan Gerber. Stephan shares his passion for monochrome figurines with us and tells us more about his most recent MOC build.
This week we welcome Barry Kay to BlockBlaze. Besides being the chairman of CapeLUG and the founder of SAFOLs, he’s also an avid collector of Brickheadz and Batman minifigures.
The Market was built by Peter Furstenberg as an entry into the South African Brickfair 2019 and won first place. It features a three-storey building with a supermarket as well as an adjacent house. This entry is packed with incredible detail around every corner and promises not to disappoint.
The model, commissioned by the LEGO Certified Store, was designed and built by Peter Furstenberg, a South African adult fan of LEGO. The model contains roughly 13750 pieces and celebrates one of Cape Town’s most iconic regions, the Bo-Kaap, characterised by its colourful houses around the district. The model contains an artist’s impression of 5 iconic houses in Wale Street, a block away from the Bo-Kaap Museum. The houses were chosen for their vibrancy and colour, capturing the colourful essence of the region.
BlockBlaze visited the zaLUG Clearwater Display this weekend. Many people flocked to the tables to view the builder’s latest creations and share in the fun. The event ran from 24 – 25 October 2019.
Origins The Mech Ant Speeder had its origins as a challenge to the zaLUG members to build some kind of speeder within a set dimension. The theme was open and could include anything from sci-fi, steampunk to space – imagination is the limit. Ideally, the speeder had to accommodate a minifig. This was the winning […]
This week, we introduce Madeleine Carlsson. Madeleine is a relatively new adult fan of LEGO, only starting to emerge from her dark ages after 50.
We’d like to welcome Petrus Stadler to BlockBlaze this week! Petrus creates Wild West MOCs and is probably one of the hardest themes to work with.
Meet Joe Kirsten, one of the founding members of the zaLUG to share his story and passion for LEGO and the MOCs he builds. Joe explains how his quest to become a better MOC builder and seeking out support from other AFOLs leads to the founding of the zaLUG.
Linda Lier has a soft spot for LEGO Minifigures and has been collecting them for the last few years. In this episode, Linda shares her passion and love in all things Minifigures.