"Every summer I look after my elementary school-aged daughter in the afternoons," Friesen explains on his site. "My daughter and I continue to play with toys, but we also set up a little table-top photo studio where we could make toy dioramas and take pictures of them."
First, they tackled Canada, but "since there are only 10 provinces the fun ended too soon." That's when the unstoppable duo turned to the U.S. and decided to create all 50 states using Legos. The series has since gone viral and will have its own book coming out on September 2.
Here are some of our faves:
See all 50 States HERE.