The Basics of Pixel Art: What is Pixel Art?

In this series of articles, we look at the very basics of pixel art; things you should know before jumping in. Want to just go ahead and jump in anyways? Have a look at our series of tutorials, but be aware you’re missing out on some important knowledge. This series consists of four articles: What is Pixel Art (this article) Tools Saving Limitations What is a pixel? Unless you’re reading this as a printout, you’re looking at pixels right now. Your screen is made up of tiny little dots: pixels. A pixel is the smallest possible dot a screen can… Continue reading