"Shine on Little Lighthouse, Shine on" (Main)

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The lighthouse keeper greets a small boat delivering supplies as they come ashore to the small island that is home to a watch tower for vessels lost at sea.

 

My entry for JRC3. This thing took forever to build. There's a gear on the back that actually allows the LED in the lighthouse to turn.

  • TheBrickAvenger 3y

    Beautiful Walter, the lighthouse is very successful, sober but very charming. I like the part with the rocks and vegetation, the gradient and the colors of the beach with seaweed and finally, as usual, the water, but that everyone already told you :) !
  • Luke Watkins Hutchinson 3y

    Excellent build, love the details!
  • Chris 3y

    Sweet!
  • David Leest 3y

    Great landscaping and tower. Nice!
  • Ben Unleashed! 3y

  • The Yellow Monkey 3y

    I was almost crying;'-)
    This is so beautiful!
  • Maddogjr 3y

    Wonderful build! It is so... perfect! :)
  • Aidan Flynn 3y

    Great job!
  • Walter Benson 3y

    I appreciate all the kind comments. Thanks everyone!

    Carson Hart I really like using trans clear bricks because of the level of depth they achieve. Adding various colors beneath the pieces can be very fun. I think the first person I saw that inspired me to do it was Eggy Pop.

    Jake RF Thanks! It seems my building style has stemmed from the PoTC theme as far as these scenes go. Can't wait to see your entry though. Best of luck in the contest.

    Ben Unleashed! Thanks, and cool blog.
  • Ru Corder 3y

    Wow, this is amazing!
  • Caleb Angell 3y

    Congrats on the second TBB! Thats awesome dude.
  • Chris "wunztwice" 3y

    Fantastic! Very clean MOC and presentation, and wonderful and comedic details. The play functions are very clever and well-integrated. All-around a superb piece of LEGO modeling.
  • SpaceHippoDE 3y

    Great rocks, epic water and a cute little ship.

    What more do you want? :)
  • Snowhive 3y

    Great done
  • GreenMoogle 3y

    Wow that is lovely! I was just at the coast so this is extra special!
  • combustiblewater 3y

    Some favourite details:
    - the darker, wet sand
    - the sail
    - the window panes
    - the tree
  • DuncanIdaho70 3y

    What is trans pieces?
  • Benjamin Jakobsen 3y

    Great build!
  • Lemonade stand. 3y

    Lovely
  • Daniel Burlakov 3y

    Beautiful! Love it!
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Taken on April 20, 2012
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