Category Archives: Front Page News

For items that should be seen on the front page of the VLC site.

BrickCan 2019 – Ninjago City Collaboration

The VLC will be hosting a public collaborative display of Ninjago City open to any full convention attendees. Please see the below instructions with guidelines and how to participate. Full credit to The Brothers Brick for much of the text … Continue reading

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Paul Hetherington’s “Imagine it! Build it!” Selected as Finalist in Bricklink Designer Program

VLC member Paul Hetherington aka “Brickbaron”, has had his incredible creation “Imagine it! Build it! selected as one of the 16 finalists in Bricklink’s AFOL Designer Program contest. This contest, a partnership between Bricklink(www.bricklink.com) and LEGO® invited the AFOL community to design … Continue reading

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Matt N’s Separation Anxiety – Great Ball Contraption (GBC)

Matt’s back with a new take on a sideways conveyor mechanism.  Using up 25 brick separators in the process. For more of Matt’s GBC’s website http://www.greatballpit.com

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LEGO Combat Robotics – WilF’s rules and guidelines

A few people expressed interest in starting up a group of fighting robots with the hope of possibly holding tournaments during conventions. I think our intention should be to provide constantly exciting tournaments during conventions, with entertainment value being the … Continue reading

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So You’ve Decided to Build a Killer Robot…

For those of you who attended BrickCan 2018, you probably spent some time watching a big plexiglass case with LEGO robots battling each other built by WilF.  If you saw it and thought this looks like fun, and want to … Continue reading

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The VLC represents at BrickCon 2018

October 4-7 at BrickCon in Seattle the VLC showed up, make their presence felt, and walked away with all sorts of hardware. In the games portion of the convention, VLC members won a number of the games played, proving they’re … Continue reading

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You have a Friend in….Space

VLC member  Tyler Sky is at it again with his Friend-ly takes on the Star Wars Universe. His latest creation is the BFF B-Wing which joins his impressive roster of ships which also includes: BFF Y-Wing Stephanie’s T-70 X- Wing and … Continue reading

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New Westminster Museum & Archives – People Gotta Move

We got some excellent coverage on the CBC Vancouver News tonight about our newest display People Gotta Move.  But one viewer noticed that the details weren’t mentioned as to when and where they could see the work that our many … Continue reading

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VLC TV – Radiator Springs by Keith Reed

VLC TV takes a look at the massive 15,000+ piece Radiator springs by Keith Reed. See more of his work here: Instagram: www.instagram.com/hamslice44 Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/photos/keithreed  

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VLC TV – Ballder Springs by Jason Von Innerebner

VLC TV takes a closer look at a fantastic GBC/historical MOC created by VLC member Jason Von Innerebner. See more of Jason and his partner in crime Sarah’s creations on their social media pages. Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/therebrickers/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/jasonvoni

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