A great artists creates famous buildings with …. toothpicks!

Posted: September 16, 2009 in General, History, Show, Tech
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As a matter of fact 6 million of them. Stan Munro have been building famous landmarks as Angkor Wat, Big Ben and The Vatican for the last six years. It has taken 6 million toothpicks and 170 liters of glue. Normally he does them in scale 1:164. The most of the time spent is searching for technical drawings and photos and planning the work. It have taken from a day to six months to complete a building.

Stan is currently working on his models at the museum of Science and Technology in Syracuse in New York, United States.
He says if people can’t travel the world they should think they have seen the world when they have seen his models.

Picture from dailymail.co.uk
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