Wednesday, November 15, 2006

Bear Knitted

Someone made midnight rounds of the patio and garden last weekend:

bear tracks

I figured initially on basic gray and white, but if you look closely:

pixellated bear

The highlights and shadows of the snow refract the light into a cloudy day spectrum:


Just right for creating the differential shading of the pawprint's weight distribution:

bear pattern large

For a brighter effect, you could interpret the snowy background as strictly white:

bear pattern white background

Or go with gray after all:

bear pattern shades of gray