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.
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