File these under: stunning MS Paint masterpieces. Not wanting to spend his older years in a retirement home, 97-year-old Hal Lasko decided to master MS Paint when he was diagnosed with wet macular degeneration, which weakens the sight in the center of the field of vision. He spends up to 10 hours a day creating stunning masterpieces one pixel at a time. Continue reading for a video and more pictures.
Despite being legally blind and deaf, he uses an outdated version of Microsoft Paint to create anything from pixelated nature-inspired sceneries, animal portraits or abstract pieces. He learned to also master patience as creating works of art pixel by pixel is a time-consuming process.