analog pixels

this is the first in a series of experiments for converting digital images into physical things.

for this image i used gimp to create a palette matching these colored pencils: (this gimp palette file can be downloaded here)

using this palette I converted the Mario sprites to match these colors.

the final step was adding a grid, and copying the pixels:

and here is the final piece:

the final video was edited in blender. please contact me with any questions. on twitter @seth_gover