For the past few years, the first LEGO Certified Professional in the UK, Duncan Titmarsh of Bright Bricks, has created large LEGO sculptures for Christmas and displayed them in various public venues in the UK.
Snowglobe with London Landmarks Made of Legos
Last year, it was a giant LEGO Advent Calendar in London’s Covent Garden’s West Piazza and in 2011, the World’s Largest LEGO Christmas Tree (35 feet tall) displayed at St. Pancras station.
This year, London’s Covent Garden’s West Piazza celebrates the launch of the world’s first LEGO Snow Globe. It features an inflatable snowglobe in which LEGO sculptures of 14 London landmarks including Shakespeare’s Globe Theater, the London Eye, The Battersea Power Station and Big Ben are placed. The snowglobe, which can be walked into via an archway, took six people over 75 days to build, used 120,000 LEGO bricks and stands over 3 meters tall.
The Snow Globe and its festive scene of London will be open to the public free of charge from November 14th to December 22nd.
Duncan speaks about his LEGO Snowglobe: