Make Impressive Pixel Art With Just a Google Spreadsheet

By Darren Orf on at

Pixel art, the digital equivalent to old-school pointillism, can be an incredibly tedious to make if you don’t know how. That’s why coder Amit Agarwal’s new Google Sheets trick is so impressive. It allows you to take any 300x300 image and turn it into an in-browser masterpiece.

Click here to copy Agarwal’s Google Doc file, and the rest is incredibly simple. Just upload a photo, hide the gridlines, and resize the cells. The instructions are all conveniently laid out in Agarwal’s 5-minute video.

It’s not the only way to make pixel art, but it’s definitely one of the cleverest. [Amit Agarwal via The Next Web]