Intro to Pixel Art (Part 1)

I really like the aesthetics of pixel art, maybe because I played the good old Lucas Arts adventure games a lot. To produce pixel art on my own is a skill I would love to master (or at least be a litte proficient in). So I was happy when I discovered this course on Udemy, together with the new years offer of Udemy: Every course for only 10 €.

The first thing you create is a pixel person:

Experiment

My aim was to make the pixel person look like Henry David Thoreau, as he is depicted on this comic cover.