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Thomas Poulsom’s British Birds Become Official LEGO Set

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Back in 2012 I posted about Thomas Poulsom’s Lego birds, and at that time he was hoping Lego would one day turn his creations into an official set via the Lego Ideas platform. Well that day has finally come! As of January 1st, Thomas’ set of birds is available over on Lego’s website.

The video below shows Thomas’ original idea, a set of British Birds: a puffin, a kingfisher, a woodpecker, a blue tit, a goldfinch, and a robin. You can see lots of images of this series on Thomas’ Flickr page. The set that Lego ended up producing includes a robin, a bluejay, and a hummingbird.

Congratulations Thomas! See the finished set and the video below.

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Thomas Poulsom’s Birds on LEGO Website













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • That’s what I’m talking about! We need kids to fall back in love with the natural world. Like when we were young. Instead of now where babies are given Ipods and start their addiction to the artificial world practically at birth. And what better medium then Legos to inspire children (of all ages). Good on you Thomas Poulsom.





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