He’s legally blind, 97 years old and still spinning out beautiful, unique art work.
How, you ask. Hal Lasko (pictured) uses Windows ’95 and Microsoft Paint to create the stunning art.
The “Pixel Painter,” as he has been anointed — or, better yet, just Grandpa — is the subject of a inspiring viral video making waves online.
He served as a letter man, or typographer, his grandson Ryan Lasko says in the video, working as a “graphic artist back when everything was done by hand.” Ryan Lasko, who co-directed the eight-minute “Pixel Painter” video, said the family bought Grandpa a computer 15 years ago and showed him how to use Microsoft Paint.
Saturday, July 27, 2013
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Posted by BA Haller at 12:19 PM