Picture of My Son's Interchangeable Lego Star Wars Clock
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My son made this clock in clay class when he was 4 years old. Make sure it is 12" in diameter or larger if making yours out of clay or wood but you could also use a pre-made wood clock face. A search on ebay would get you pre-drilled wooden ones for a reasonable price. His clay broke as you can probably tell from the pictures but we glued it back together and it still works.


- flat clay circle at least 12" in diameter - can also use wood you can find it with the search terms "wood clock face"
hey, pressed for money? use a frisbee!

- print out of death star from the internet
My son and I used the one from this site and it worked great! http://www.spraypaintstencils.com/fantasystencils/stencilindex.html

- white paint - can be spray paint or anything that sticks
- black and white paint (not spray paint, something liquid)
- paintbrush
- toothbrush
- hanging wall clock kit with hands (make sure hands are not too long or they will bump against the figures)
- permanent glue, gel consistency or epoxy
- qty 12 2x4 flat lego bricks
- 12 mini figs, Star Wars preferable, and accessories that go along with it


Step 1: Make the clock face and assemble clock mechanism

Picture of Make the clock face and assemble clock mechanism
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make a flat 12 inch round clock face out of clay or buy one or make one out of wood
paint it white
drill a hole in the center
add the clock piece and glue it on
msmith1671 year ago
Where did you get the Star Wars legos from? Is it possible to find them for cheap?
clambard2 years ago
Really great idea! I think we are going to glue Legos to the base of the clock and interchange the minis based on theme. Thanks for the awesome photos!
sejaj1172 years ago
Where can I buy the wall clock kit?
Try Ac Moore
I buy my clock kit at ACMoore. It should not cost you more than $10.00
It's a quarter to Boba.
darrennie2 years ago
Really Great project, thanks for sharing.
I absolutely love it, my son would go mental for it too, he just loves star wars, cheers for sharing such a wicked make,
Lol that's cool
survivalman3 years ago
Good job!

Very creative.
monsterlego3 years ago

ChrysN3 years ago
Great looking clock, clever idea!
YOUgNeek (author) 3 years ago
aw shucks, thanks for the compliments, this project can be a good one to do with your kid! You can make it as simple as you want or as elaborate!
mikeasaurus3 years ago
very clever
80$man3 years ago
Very nice! I like it!
Kiteman3 years ago
Lego + Star Wars.

Is there anything better?