Wanna have some fun?
Turn your images into pop art. Pop art turns a commodity, like an advertising image or celebrity likeness, into high art. Back in 1962, artist Andy Warhol used Marilyn Monroe’s image to great effect this way:
Nowadays, you don’t need paint, canvas or color theory to pull it off. All you need is a digital image and your computer. And an eye for a lively crop.
Here’s my attempt:
I used a single image for my Facebook profile, but this type of treatment would make funky wall art for the right wall. Use a photo with good contrast. I can imagine images of cherubic children and cute dogs would be delightful.
Do your research to get the result and quality you’re looking for. Here are a couple of websites that will turn your images into pop art:
- Big Huge Labs: This is the site I used to create a jpeg for my Facebook profile.
- Photo Crazed
- All Pop Art