Katie hosmer's Blog Posts Tagged 'Crayon Portraits' (1)

Thousands of Crayons Beautifully Form Pixelated Portraits



When creating his artwork, American artist Christian Faur does not utilize pure dabs of paint to create these Pointillist-style images. He uses simple crayons as the medium for his artwork, but not in the way that one might typically expect. Working with thousands of colorful wax sticks, Faur stands the crayons up and arranges the tips into pixelated patterns that form stunning portraits.

Some have equated Faur's work to an interpretation of digital photography. The…

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Added by katie hosmer on August 9, 2012 at 6:30am — 2 Comments

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