This set is a tribute to the Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh.
As a LEGO fan and an admirer of the painter, I wish to recreate one of his most
celebrated artwork in Lego form, and share this with all Lego fans and art
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The design is based on the painting “The Starry Night” by van
Gogh, painted in 1889.
The set re-imagines the original painting in a 3D scene,
with strong emphasis on the artist’s iconic brush strokes and color choice.
Various techniques are used to reproduce van Gogh’s
beautiful brush work.
Clips and brackets form the swirling cloud; plates stack to
form the hillsides and bushes; curve parts build up to become the cypress tree.
My favorite part is the inclined plate stack on the right, capturing the angled
brush strokes within the moon-lit cloud.
In honor of the artist, a Vincent van Gogh minifigure is
also included in the set. This also comes with:
- A paint brush
- Painting palette
- “Starry Night” mini-painting on printed tile
I love putting the minifigure before the 3D scenery. It is
like watching the artist work on the painting in real time.
Part count of this set: 1552
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