Meet Jacob Sparre Andersen
|Jacob Sparre Andersen|
Jacob Sparre Andersen
44 (as of 2016)
København (Copenhagen), Denmark, Europe
History with LDraw:
File:Untitled2.png Jacob started using LEGO as a little boy. "It was a toy. And apparently a good one." He remembers getting a big red technic tractor the christmas before his seventh birthday, "My dad and uncles really felt they "had" to help me build it."
Jacob continues to play with LEGO because at heart he feels he is just a big kid. That is also why he is a physicist, he just has to play with stuff!
Town is his favorite line. He enjoys building larger sets and models as he seems to enjoy the level of detail that this allows. He pulls his inspiration from places such as beautiful cities all the way to comic books (his favorite seems to be "Yoko Tsuno").
Sal Colibri - From the Yoko Tsuno comic in the issue "Kanonan Fra Kra."
Jacob's favorite set is the #8880 followed closely by the Yacht Club set. His ideal set would be, and I quote, "larger!". He really feels the sets should be more like # 675 and #8880 it seems to open up the imagination and creativity of the user.
Things to Consider:
Jacob Says: "LUGNET is a great resource for builders and creators." ...and quotes this post from LUGNET, which is the central site for LEGO discission online:
Subject: The Refocusing of LEGO
From: "Lou Zucaro" <email@example.com> Lou Zucaro
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2001 17:33:02 GMT
Highlighted: !! (details)
Over the last few months, I have begun to come out of my second LEGO Dark Ages. Whereas my first Dark Ages was brought on by *growing up*... ...As stated so simply in the 1979 LEGO US catalog, "The magic of the LEGO concept is best summed up in one word: flexibility".... ...Refocus on building. Refocus on themes. Refocus on detail. Refocus on the integrity of the product and what it stands for, and dont give in to the fear that if its not electronic, people wont buy it. They are different mindsets, and they can co-exist. Look back at your past successes and bring your product lines, themes and sets back in line with where they were. Give LEGO enthusiasts of all ages the opportunity to find that magic again.