My origin story…  While visiting a LEGO store in Chicago with my family, I was mesmerized by a huge mosaic on the wall outside of the store. The mosaic was created using LEGO bricks and it depicted the Chicago cityscape. I hadn’t ever considered creating two-dimensional artwork using LEGO and I was fascinated by the way that subtle details that were hidden up close somehow emerged when I stepped back and viewed the mosaic from a different perspective. I was inspired to explore this art medium.
I thought I would start “simple” and create a small (20″ x 20″) LEGO mosaic of a cartoon character (LEGO Hulk from the video game) as a gift for a friend. I soon realized that I had misjudged the difficulty of this art project. I needed large quantities of LEGO bricks, and I needed many in colors not represented in the LEGO palette. To unlock a greater array of colors, I decided to paint LEGO bricks, starting with commercial spray paints and eventually moving to custom formulations of acrylic paints that I mix myself.
Through the years (and hudreds of thousands of bricks later…) I have continually refined my techniques while increasing the size and complexity of my artworks. I really enjoy creating LEGO mosaic artwork, and I hope you enjoy the artwork I have created.


If you like what you see here and have an idea for a custom work that I could help bring to life using LEGO bricks, please contact me by email or using the form below. I can create one of a kind mosaics and portraits of family, friends, pets, or you name it. If you wish to build the mosaic yourself, I can assist with design and layout, so your final product will be top notch. I can even create digital artwork in the style of LEGO bricks. Of course, there are many other possibilities. If you have an idea for a commission, please contact me!

September 2021 – “Revolutionary” a LEGO mosaic depicting Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be on display at the Courtyard Marriott in Downtown Grand Rapids (MI) for ArtPrize 2021. Click here for more information.
Click here to receive updates about LEGO® mosaics and to enter to win a free LEGO® mini-mosaic plan
January 2021 – “Revolutionary” Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. LEGO® mosaic spotlighted by MLive. Click here for a story and here for a photo gallery.
January 2021 – “Watchful” LEGO® mosaic selected as Best in Show at Bricks LA 2021! Click here to see all the prizewinning LEGO creations.
April 2020 – Aaron’s new eBook series about mini mosaics built with LEGO® bricks is available from the Kindle store. Click here for more information.
February 22, 2020 – Aaron’s LEGO® mosaics on display at Ann Arbor BrickBash 2020
September-October 2019 – Aaron’s LEGO® mosaics exhibited at Saline District Library
September 2019 – Click here for an MLive article about Aaron’s LEGO® mosaics
I’d love to discuss the opportunity to work together. 
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