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Posted by adam dodge on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, In : Building Challenge 
The Saskatchewan Lego Users Group is hosting an online building contest on the photo-sharing site flickr.

Participants are invited to construct a real-world building in a micro scale, presented like a LEGO Architecture set.

This contest is open world-wide, so if you have a flickr account and an idea, you've got until March 31st to get it in!

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BRICKSPO Building Challenge!

Posted by adam dodge on Thursday, June 6, 2013, In : Building Challenge 

With 50 days left to go before BRICKSPO, it is time that we announced this year's building challenge!  This will be our group's sixth building challenge (and one of at least 3 at the show) and will be voted on by visitors to the show.  Our 6th challenge is... a ONE COLOUR BUILD challenge!

The idea for this challenge is to build something our of Lego using only one colour.  Whether the creation is a car, or a house, or an abstract sculpture it has to be made using only one colour of Lego elemen...

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Saskatoon Train Show Building Challenge!!!

Posted by adam dodge on Tuesday, January 22, 2013, In : Building Challenge 
This February S.L.U.G. will be taking part in the Prairie Rail Workshop Model Train Show in Sasaktoon (Feb 23rd - 24th).  A number of our members are taking part in the show this year either through the layout we are preparing, or by bringing various creations for display.

In addition to the display, our members will be taking part in a building challenge!  The public will be able to vote on their favourite creation from the challenge and have a chance to win a copy of the set being used, just...
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Regina Show building challenge!!!

Posted by adam dodge on Monday, July 30, 2012, In : Building Challenge 

Our BRICKSPO building challenge was a hit with seven... and then eight, entires!  Thoughts now turn to future challenges with the next one being for our Regina Train Show appearance (after that Saskatoon, and then BRICKSPO again).

This is going to be a SEED PART CHALLENGE!  The challenge: build something which features a specific Lego piece.  Your piece to use is: Lego brick seperator!

- use the new, the old, or both brick seperators for your creation
- use as many or as little as you ne...

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BRICKSPO building challenge!!!

Posted by adam dodge on Sunday, June 17, 2012, In : Building Challenge 

Saskatchewan Lego Users Group's biggest event of the year is a little over five weeks away!

As we've mentioned before, we'll have LOTS of creations by our members.  Almost every theme, and then some, will be represented!  We're also going to hold our third group building challenge!  For this, we decide upon something to build and our efforts are voted on by the viewing public.  for our third challenge, we've chosen...
Give a fig a home!

Build something that a collectible Lego minifigure would ...

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Collectable Minifig Series 5 building challenge!

Posted by adam dodge on Sunday, September 4, 2011, In : Building Challenge 
The Regina Model Train Show is coming up soon and we are inviting all members to participate in a building challenge!  This will be our second such challenge at a train show.  This show's challenge involves the newly released Series 5 Collectable Minifigs!  The task is to create a vignette to showcase one of the 16 Series 5 minifigs

Here are the rules:

1. Your vignette must have a 16x16 base.  You can use a baseplate, plates or bricks, but the base itself cannot exceed 16x16.

2. There is no ...

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