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How Artist Per Fhager Uses Embroidery to Create Pixel Art

Image source: Nintendolife.com Normally, embroidery and video games are two worlds that never collide. When you think about it, though, they definitely have some visual similarities. Have you ever noticed how much a single thread looks like a pixel? Swedish artist Per Fhager certainly has. Fhager travels Europe displaying his striking works of art -- embroidered art pieces made to resemble the heavily pixelated games from decades ago.   The end result is actually rather breathtaking. If I didn't know that these art pieces were canvas covered in colorful thread, I might think that they're particularly low resolution screenshots from retro video games. It's almost hard to believe that these art pieces were made from thousands of pieces of thread.   What I love so much about Fhager's art is that it combines two old-school art styles in a completely...