Pixel Art Challenge: Dithered Dunes


This week you have to use some kind of dithering! Do you like the mathematically perfect geometric type, do you create new stylish textures, or do you manage to mix 2 or more colors in a completely original way? You are encouraged to experiment, go wild!

The theme is dunes, some kind of dune or desert or drought landscape, optionally with characters in them. Other than that, there are few limitations, so you can apply dithering in the way you think suits best.

Colors: max 32
Canvas: Any size, but the ratio must be 1:2 or 2:1. So width is height * 2 or height / 2, for example if your height is 50px the width can be either 25px or 100px.
Transparency: no
Animation: optional

Please post in the comments your favorite dithered pieces from the gallery to serve as inspiration!

The challenge thread will have all the challenge updates. The thread is also a great place to post your WIPs.

Posted by Hapiel @ 11/15/2021 01:03  |    6


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|||| (Level 8 Venus fly trap) @ 11/17/2021 05:33

S.C.R.E.A.M. Redux

Theovision's stuff is pretty sick!

Reo (Level 11 Sphinx) @ 11/16/2021 02:37

Three favorites from me!


Hapiel (Level 11 Pixellite) @ 11/15/2021 03:12

I appreciate this stylish approach:

Or this super mixing:
Eye ache
by Gas_13

And of course, you can't miss this:
Pets' Pub
From exocet

bluexel (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 11/15/2021 02:31

All amazing pieces,this is a good chance to improve my texturing skills.

b236 (Level 10 Cherry Pie) @ 11/15/2021 02:09

iLKke dithers like a champ

Cat of Gold
Cat of gold

also a lot of atmospheric dithering in the background of Elk's Forest Of Desolation

Christoballs (Level 6 Saber-toothed Tiger) @ 11/15/2021 01:52

ilkke in the woods
ilkke in the woods

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