Author Archives: 8bitliving

Sweet Pixel Art Video

A cool video came across my inbox today.  These guys made a White Stripes style stop motion video using PostIt Notes.  Great stuff!  

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Pixel Art – Blooper

“Bloober:” the calamari of Super Mario Brothers.

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Pixel Art – Sneak Preview

I just finished this, but I’ll need some daylight to take some better quality pictures.  Can you guess what this is? 

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Help us get a product built!‏

As many of you already know, I have been working hard over the past year to take the concepts I have used for my own living room and produce a “kit” that you could use in your own home.  Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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8 Bit Art – Super Mushroom

Another mushroom from Super Mario Brothers.  Unlike “Goomba“,  this mushroom was helpful.  Upon eating it, Mario would double in size and strength. I found the sprite at “The Shy Guy Kingdom“  

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Mousepointer

Another gray-scale mosaic.  It turns out you can really do a lot with 4 colors.  More to come…

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8 Bit Art – Goomba

“Goomba”, the walking mushroom from Super Mario Brothers.  If there are any enemies that could be described as “Grunt,” Goomba is it.   Never getting any respect, I thought Goomba deserved a moment in the sun.

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