LEGO minifigures handcrafted out of oak wood are elevated to art form

lego, lego news, minifigures, wooden minifigures

LEGO aficionados will appreciate the skill and craftsmanship behind French designer Baptiste Tavitian‘s handcrafted LEGO minifigures, made from oak wood. The smooth, meticulously shaped minifigures are made using the original LEGO minifigure design — and they feature a gorgeous wood grain aesthetic. They’re also quite a bit more elegant (yet perhaps a little more emotionless) than their plastic counterparts. Impressively, the pieces, such as the head and the hand claws, attach on the same way as the original version, displaying accurate attention to design detail. The figures are not currently for sale, but they have been crafted in several sizes, including an oversized “mini figure” that is actually over two and a half feet tall! Tavitian, founder of BT Manufacture, must have a playful heart or kids at home: he also sells LEGO brick lights as well.

via DesignTAXI and Ufunk

Related Posts

Leave a Comment

Please keep your comments relevant to this blog entry. Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments.

Please note that gratuitous links to your site are viewed as spam and may result in removed comments.

Add your comments


Do you live in Canada? Register here

I agree to receive emails from the site. I can withdraw my consent at any time by unsubscribing.

You must agree to receive emails from this site to subscribe.


Lost your password?