ASCII Art

Many software developers have a crush on ASCII art. The idea of creating art with nothing more than the tools of our trade is tantalising. “You mean I can create pictures just by typing text into my favourite editor on a computer?” For many who often attribute themselves as being unartistic, ASCII art is a gateway into the wider world of computer generated imagery (CGI).


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at http://reprage.com/post/ascii-art