Author: ChiefBrick

Big Technic Lego Brains

So I don’t build a lot of Technic Sets.  Not because of the intricate building, but just that I’m not that interested in mechanical stuff… however – as I do own a Lego Shop it seemed like a prudent idea to acquire Lego’s largest Technic Set Ever!  So I purchased 42055 Bucket Wheel Excavator.  3927…
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March 19, 2017 0

February Wrap Up

The year’s shortest month zipped past pretty quickly! While most people were focused on winning the Batman Contest we still had a few creative souls daring to tame the Massive Pile (click on the picture for a larger version). There were a few cool scenes constructed including:       As well as a history…
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February 28, 2017 1

The Lego Batman Movie Contest

It’s nearly February and every Lego fan knows February 10th is The Lego Batman Movie release day!  I’m optimistic the movie will be able to recapture some of the magic of its wonderful predecessor The Lego Movie where Everything was Awesome! To celebrate the new movie, the Brick Barn is running a building contest for…
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January 31, 2017 0

A Busy Weekend

It was a wonderfully creative buildy kind of weekend.  I completed the beautiful 4000+ brick Assembly Square to add to our Expert Line cityscape of modular buildings!     There are so many details you need to check out in person.  From the mini train table with mountain tunnel, a working futon and a miniature…
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January 22, 2017 0

2017 Rearrangement

Our first week of the New Year is already finished!  We spent the week with several wonderful guests including a FUN birthday party today!  We also disassembled the Christmas display and rearranged some furniture to meet the needs of some of our builders. With the Christmas Village gone, we had a lot more space again…
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January 7, 2017 2

Have a Wonderful 2017!

Have a very Happy New Year everyone.  Thank you for joining us at the Brick Barn in 2016.  Your support of our business is beyond appreciated.  You are helping me live a dream come true. Our Barn was filled with creativity from day one this summer and I can’t wait to see what you will…
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December 31, 2016 1

And the Winner Is…

After some deliberation I have decided who has won our Decorate the Brick Barn Tree contest, but first… Honourable Mentions: Simple and Elegant Design Best Use of a Discovered Brick Best Selected Location on the Tree But the Winner is:     The manger scene with all of its little details!  It is not only…
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December 21, 2016 1

Christmas Tree Decorations Part Deux

As you may remember from my previous post there were several entries into our Decorate the Brick Barn Christmas Tree contest early on. For the rest of the three weeks we had a number of other entries added. One example is:     And the beautiful     We also had other themes appear on…
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December 21, 2016 0