Need a creative Christmas letter idea? Try making a Christmas letter in the shape of a tree using Microsoft Word.
Text art pictures created with basic keyboard characters in fixed width fonts. http://asciiartist.com
Curated by Laura Brown
Intuitive Keira Rathbone uses old manual typewriters - some amazingly 70 years old - as a unique tool to draw portraits of people with astonishing accuracy. Working from her studio in Chiswick, London, and in locations throughout the city, Keira turns the platen to move the paper and selects different characters to make the shapes she wants.
Paul Smith, the Typewriter artist. Originally aired March-April of 1976 on KOIN-TV in Portland Oregon.
At-Large Reporter Ray Summers wrote and narrated. I shot, edited and selected the music. Ray learned about Paul from a newspaper feature in the Roseburg, Oregon newspaper. Ray and I roamed Southern Oregon for a week in February and dropped by the Roseburg nursing home one wintry morn. We were in and out in 90 minutes, but what we captured was an amazing story on many levels.