The Master Of Painting With Excel

 

Necessity is the mother of invention — or in the case of Tatsuo Horiuchi, being really cheap. The retiree wanted to try his hand at painting but was too stingy to buy anything. And that's when he discovered Microsoft Excel. Now, the 77-year-old artist is creating remarkably intricate digital masterpieces of the Japanese landscape, all on the free graphing software.