Calling all master builders! You've wanted a toy building block contest for some time, here it is! Clear a spot on the carpet and dive into your favorite building bricks or blocks and create something amazing.

We're looking for projects that use toy building bricks in any way. Share your epic LEGO, Kre-O or MegaBlock creation, and win some amazing LEGO prizes. Submissions can include special construction techniques to photos of a completed project. We want to see your best creations made with toy building bricks.

We've got amazing LEGO prizes for the winners to keep your building skills as sharp as the pros. This contest is open to all types of *building blocks or brick*, from any manufacturer, and modified pieces are acceptable.

Multiple entries are accepted, but each entrant can only win one prize. Contest is open to entries from US, Canada [excluding Quebec], UK, China, Belgium, the Netherlands, Australia, Colombia, Germany, Switzerland, Norway, India, New Zealand, and Denmark. The Contest begins at 12:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (PT), July 1, 2013. Contest closes for entries at 11:59pm PT, August 12, 2013.

The winner(s) will be solely responsible for complying with any and all applicable statutes, laws (including, without limitation, common law, if applicable), rules and regulations and for bearing any personal income tax, VAT, withholding taxes, customs duties, or other taxes, fees, insurance, surcharges or other costs relating to receiving, claiming or collecting any prize.

The Toy Building Blocks Contest is closed.

Grand Prize

5 PRIZES

Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize winner will receive:

Judges' Prize: Most Useful (1)

One Judges' Prize Most Useful Build winner will receive:

First Prize (3)

Three Runner Up winners will receive:
HOW IT WORKS

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Jul 1, 2013 and Aug 12, 2013 (11:59pm PT).

Enter

Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Toy Building Blocks Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.

Accepting

Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.

Voting

Instructables members can vote for an entry during the contest plus 3 days after the contest closes.

Judging

A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.

Winners

When the winners are decided they will be announced here on the contest page. All entrants will be notified when this happens.