Tiger Ascii Macro

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via – Tiger Ascii Macro | JustinAKAPaste.com (AOLForever). I’d forgotten when people made text art with AOL and called it ASCII macro art. It did not use a fixed width font so it wasn’t true ASCII art and each time you reposted it the font would cause your image to change (unless it was in an … Read more…

Litographs – Wear your Book in Text Art

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Litographs: Pick your book, choose colours and whether you want a tote bag, poster or other and you can have your favourite book (or the one you’re reading now) created as text art from the text of the book. I especially like the creativeness of the designs. Some really take the story of the book and show it very well in just one image.

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CocaCola Does MakeItHappy ASCII Art

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The site is Go Make it Happy. I was happy seeing a big, consumer oriented company like CocaCola using ASCII art. Even though it’s computer generated – there is a wonderfully large amount of it.

If I were a more sane person I would have split these into several posts. Instead I have left them all (over 90 image files) below the “read more” line. I wanted to not only share them all but, preserve them all too. So this is an archive of the ASCII art I found on the CocaCola Make it Happy site. It’s possible they will add more. I wish I knew. I’d like to see it all saved. Campaigns like this tend to last like a fad and then disappear. I’d like to see the ASCII art survive.

I have a few favourites and I thought to just post those. But, how could I show all the full dorkiness and fun of the collection. Some of it reminds me of the old movies advertising hot dogs and popcorn at the drive-in movies.

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