In medieval times, salt was a necessity for preserving foods. Its importance was so great, it was often used as currency and traded for gold. It was a chief export of western Africa where salt deposits could be easily found and mined.
July 31, 2022
#LEGO #MOC #Castle #Kaliphlin #Summer Joust
‘Tell us a bedtime story, papa,’ said Aida.
‘What would you like to hear?’ I asked as we sat down near the hearth.
‘Tell us about Hassan and Mehdi, papa!’ Abbas said.
‘You’ll have nightmares,’ I responded.
‘Pleeaase’ my children said in unison.
July 9, 2022
#LEGO #Castle #Kaliphlin #MOC #Miniland #Summer Joust #Iron Builder
Set #6048 Majisto’s Magical Workshop was one of my favorite sets as a kid. So when LEGO announced their 90th Anniversary Micro-Scale contest, this set was at the top of my list. Click here for the link to my entry.
July 4, 2022
#LEGO #Castle #MOC #Micro #Summer Joust #Dragon #Wizard
Zahra’s Hookah Lounge in old Petraea is as exquisite as it is exclusive. The finest flavored hashish is smoked in a luxurious rooms with impeccable service.
I created this vignette for LOLUG’s May competition. The challenge was to use the welder’s torch piece in a novel way and be no larger than 16x16.
May 16, 2022
#LEGO #MOC #Kaliphlin #Castle
I created this knight with a mace and chain for CCC’s Seed Part Challenge and LOLUG’s March challenge. The seed piece of the CCC challenge was the handcuffs; I used 6 of that piece. The LOLUG challenge was to build a Brickheadz.
February 24, 2022
#LEGO #Castle #Brickheadz #MOC #Dragon
In the morning merchants take their laden carts to the castle. The king and queen spend lavishly for their court.
The remains are taken down to market for the citizenry to pick over.
The contrast between the rich and the poor has never been greater.
January 13, 2022
#LEGO #Castle #MOC #Brickscalibur
The Duke of Glannalt is brought to the Folviken. Abductees are always brought to the lake fortress for safe keeping until a ransom is paid. High profile persons, such as the duke, are always high stakes; sometimes our work just plays into the hands of an opportunistic usurper.
January 3, 2022
#LEGO #Castle #MOC #CCC #Brickscalibur
Queens rule and warriors battle, but workers propel Historica forward. These are the hired hands of Historica.
I created these minifigures for the Guilds of Historica 2nd count down challenge. There are members from all five guilds as well as Cedrica.
October 11, 2021
#LEGO #Kaliphlin #MOC #Castle
The Lighthouse at Ashkharin is one of the Ancient Wonders of Historia. Located on the isle of Gorr near what is now known as Stone Town, this lighthouse alerted ships of northern point of the island.
Though much of Gorr’s ancient history disappeared with its inhabitants around the time Kaligem was destroyed, this lighthouse lives on in memory due to its enormous size and importance.
October 10, 2021
#LEGO #MOC #Kaliphlin #Capitol #Micro #Castle