All these overcast days and cooler temperatures just make us want to curl up with a good book, a cup of tea and James Blake playing on a loop. If the creativity bug bites you during all this “in” time, you might want to try this Pixel Painting idea given to us by Wit & Whistle. Find a photo you love, blow up the pixels in photoshop and then trace the grid onto canvas (or paper) before filling in with watercolor paints. The finished product will have the essence of your favorite photograph and all the satisfaction knowing you made it happen. Get more detailed directions here and happy painting happy pixelated little trees (or what have you).
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A Biography of Bob Ross the Artist :: Gaia Gallery
[…] technique of painting. This great persona passed away in the year of 1995 suffering from lymphoma.Bob Ross was a versatile painter and television anchor from America who was born in the year of 1942…20 years.His posting was mostly in Alaska and he used to take care of the medical services there. […]October 12, 20117:25 AM
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