The Value of Constraints

I’ve just been building the B models from 6742 Mini Off-Roader. I’m increasingly interested in the Creator Theme and micro building in general. The idea of capturing the essence of an object in a model constrained by Lego engineering fascinates me. The opposite: those huge LegoLand type models hardly interest me at all – they seem like pixelated versions of the real things with little creativity required.

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6742 Mini Off-roader

The windscreen tint is a bit over the top because I don’t have enough trans-black cheese slopes.


The hinged bonnet with some engine detail inside is a cute touch.