virtual Lego modeling for your Macintosh
By Allen Smith
Bricksmith allows you to create virtual instructions for your Lego creations on your Mac. The magic is based on the LDraw library, a collection of 3D models of Lego building blocks created by enthusiasts from around the world. With Bricksmith, you'll never have to worry about running out of parts!Photon Chaser

Bricksmith offers:
Soak in the wonderment. View the screenshot.

Download Version 3.0

Complete Bricksmith 3.0 (32.0 MB)
Complete Package: includes LDraw part library 2013-2.
IconBricksmith 3.0 (2.2 MB)
Application only! For those who have already downloaded the LDraw library.
requires Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) or later.

Read about what's new, or find versions for older operating systems, in the Version History.


Basics of Bricksmith: An introduction to the basics of making Lego models with Bricksmith.
Working with LPub: How to create printed instructions.


Beggar Send me money Bricksmith is free. Free as a bird. Free as the spring rain. Free as the Divine Plan of Salvation. That notwithstanding,


You see, writing this program takes time. If you hired someone to do it, it would cost you a lot of cash. So if you would like to send a thank-you note with your pocketbook, I'll certainly be happy to go buy some real Lego with it.

Contact Me!

If you are using Bricksmith, I want to know what you think. Send me some e-mail.
Also, if you have expertise with programming in Cocoa and wish to contribute to this program, I'd love to hear from you.

LEGO® is a registered trademark of the LEGO Group, which does not sponsor, endorse, or authorize this site.
This site is also not affiliated with The Guild of Bricksmiths custom model shop .

©Allen Smith, 2005-2014