I met up with several “virtual” friends in person for the first time at the Discovery Brick Show last weekend. One of them goes by the name of Captain Mutant, who made this nice interview with me for his YouTube channel.
Taking Micropolis to shows is always fun. I have to start by packing the models into plastic boxes which are all carefully labelled and then stacked into the boot of my car until I am in danger of not being able to see over the top of the pile…
Once I get to a show, I already have an idea of the layout I want to display, and I take a photo reference of it to help me put things in the right place.
This year I took the largest display I have ever attempted – which measured six feet by five feet and coevered the equivalent of just over 42 regular LEGO baseplates. Here is a time lapse of the setup: