Instant pleasure: Create your own LEGO brick portrait


The dog days of summer are here and we are all looking for activities to keep the kids busy. Well, we love this. Photobrix is a LEGO wall art instruction generator. For best results, upload a colourful image with a lot of contrast. I uploaded an image of the sunflowers in my backyard and got this. The site even provides a shopping list and building instructions on how to recreate the mosaic. Even if you don’t actually build it, a Lego portrait makes a cool Facebook avatar.