Crayon Art

They’re mostly used for coloring books by children, by crayons, in the hands of a skilled artist, can also be used to create masterpieces. Artist Christian Faur specializes in this, using these wax drawing tools to recreate portraits of anonymous people from the Great Depression in a series titled The Land Surveyors. These coloring sticks are placed upright, transforming each one into a single pixel of a larger picture. Click here to view the first image in this week’s WINS gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of an amazing event that occurs when you free running, gymnastics and 8-bit video games.