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The Seattle Sketcher

An illustrated journal of life in the Puget Sound region by Times artist Gabriel Campanario.

Category: Lego
October 2, 2010 at 4:56 PM

Showpieces to wow Lego fans

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Sketched Sept. 30, 1:49 p.m.
If you thought Lino Martins or David and Kelli Smith have too many Legos, wait to hear about Dan Parker.
The Puyallup native said he owns about 2.5 million pieces and has built more than 2,300 sets in the past 21 years.
But Parker is not your average AFOL –“Adult Fan Of Lego.” The colored toy bricks are the tools of his creative trade.
He spends 12 hours a day running The TBP Group, a Tacoma-based Lego studio offering custom displays and classes for companies, parties and schools. He’s also one of just a few “Lego certified professionals” in the world.

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October 1, 2010 at 7:04 PM

Lynnwood couple has a love affair with Lego

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Sketched Sept. 28, 5:14 p.m. [Click on sketch to view larger]
Like Lino Martins, David Smith, of Lynnwood, also had to “come out of the Lego closet” at some point in his life. Almost literally.
All it took was his granddaughter to open her mouth when he was dating Kelli Armstrong. “Do you know about the Lego closet?” the 4-year-old told Smith’s girlfriend one day.

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