The LEGO Build-It Book, Vol. 1

Amazing Vehicles

Author: Nathanael Kuipers

Publisher: No Starch Press

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 136

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With just one collection of LEGO bricks, you can build any of these 10 models—from the simple Go-Kart to the intricate Rescue Truck. Handy tips and advanced building techniques will inspire you to create your own amazing models for even more fun! –Off-Roader –Go-Kart –Muscle Car –Stroller –Multi-Purpose Truck –Historic Racer –Classic Car –Wheel Loader –Street Rod –Rescue Truck

The LEGO Build-It Book, Vol. 2

More Amazing Vehicles

Author: Nathanael Kuipers

Publisher: No Starch Press

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 152

View: 257

Offers instructions to build ten different LEGO models using one LEGO collection.

Build It!

Make Supercool Models with Your LEGO Classic Set. Volume 1

Author: Jennifer Kemmeter

Publisher: Brick Books

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 88

View: 487

Step-by-step directions on how to build creative models with LEGO building blocks.

Build It! Volume 1

Make Supercool Models with Your LEGO® Classic Set

Author: Jennifer Kemmeter

Publisher: Graphic Arts Books

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 80

View: 269

This series of visually rich instruction books for Lego® creations is perfect for children ages 5 and up. Inside you'll find a range of creative models to put together--from animals to airplanes, street scenes to seascapes and much more, created using the Lego® Classic set 10693, or bricks you already have at home. Each book in this interactive series contains 3-5 “dioramas” featuring a diverse range of models. Full color, step-by-step diagrams guide you through the process, enhancing the fun.

The Art of LEGO Design

Creative Ways to Build Amazing Models

Author: Jordan Schwartz

Publisher: No Starch Press

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 288

View: 117

The most impressive LEGO models often take careful planning (and lots of pieces), but with some inspiration, a little imagination, and a number of tried-and-true techniques, you too can turn bricks into a masterpiece.In The Art of LEGO® Design, author Jordan Schwartz explores LEGO as an artistic medium. This wide-ranging collection of creative techniques will help you craft your own amazing models as you learn to see the world through the eyes of some of the greatest LEGO builders. Each concept is presented with a collection of impressive models to spark your imagination—like fantastic dragons, futuristic spaceships, expressive characters, and elaborate dioramas. You’ll discover some of the inventive techniques that LEGO artists use to: –Create lifelike creatures from unusual elements like inside-out tires and minifigure capes –Design sleek cars without showing a single stud –Add ambience to dioramas with light bricks or LEDs –Craft eye-catching textures to create cobblestone roads and brick walls –Build sturdy, detailed, posable mechs and other figures –Add depth with forced perspective and interesting silhouettes Interviews with the talented builders behind many of the book’s models reveal their thoughts on the design process and what inspires them most. Even if you’ve been building with LEGO since you could crawl, you’ll find new inspiration in The Art of LEGO® Design.

The LEGO Power Functions Idea Book, Volume 1

Machines and Mechanisms

Author: Yoshihito Isogawa

Publisher: No Starch Press

ISBN:

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 324

View: 135

This first volume of The LEGO Power Functions Idea Book, Machines and Mechanisms, showcases small projects to build with LEGO Technic gears, motors, gadgets, and other moving elements. You’ll find hundreds of clever, buildable mechanisms, each one demonstrating a key building technique or mechanical principle. You’ll learn to build sliding doors, grasping claws, rack-and-pinion mechanisms, and ball-shooting devices of every sort! Each model includes a list of required parts and colorful photographs that guide you through the build without the need for step-by-step instructions. As you build, you’ll explore the principles of simple machines, gear systems, power translation, and more.

Build It!

Make Supercool Models With Your LEGO Classic Set

Author: Jennifer Kemmeter

Publisher: Graphic Arts Books

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 86

View: 218

Step-by-step directions on how to build creative models with LEGO building blocks.

The LEGO Neighborhood Book 2

Build Your Own City!

Author: Brian Lyles

Publisher: No Starch Press

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 447

Step-by-step instructions show how to build detailed LEGO models of neighborhoods - complete with homes, stores, restaurants, barbershops, and more. Enter the fantastical world of model building. The LEGO Neighborhood Book 2 is a full-color guide to creating intricate, bustling LEGO neighborhoods, and cities. In this second volume, a follow up to the runaway best-selling first volume, readers learn even more ways to create classic architectural styles using only LEGO bricks. In addition to creating entire buildings, LEGO model-building experts Brian and Jason Lyles also show readers how to create interesting architectural features like cornices, false fronts, porches, and detailed interiors and furniture. With instructions for three buildings and many smaller builds, The LEGO Neighborhood Book 2 is sure to provide hours of building fun and inspiration for readers of all ages.

LEGO Adventure Book, Vol. 2

Spaceships, Pirates, Dragons & More!

Author: Megan H. Rothrock

Publisher: No Starch Press

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 196

View: 107

Contains examples of one hundred things that can be built with LEGOs, including step-by-step breakdowns of such projects as a gas pump, a street roadster, a ferry, a spaceship, and a catapult.

Build It! Monsters

Make Supercool Models with Your Favorite Lego(r) Parts

Author: Jennifer Kemmeter

Publisher: Graphic Arts Books

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

View: 762

Explore your creative side and build exciting LEGO® models with the best-selling Build It! series, a step-by-step instruction guide for all ages. This series of visually rich instruction books for LEGO® creations is perfect for children ages 5 and up. Inside Build it! Monsters, you'll find a range of creative models from to put together, created using bricks that LEGO® obsessives may already have at home. Each book in this interactive series contains 3-5 "dioramas" featuring a diverse range of models. Full color, step-by-step diagrams guide you through the process, enhancing the fun. All models in this volume can be created using LEGO® Classic set 10704.