Hacked Inkjet Printer Uses Colorful Felt Pens To Create Faux Hand-Drawn Works [Pics]

Hacked Inkjet Printer Uses Colorful Felt Pens To Create Faux Hand-Drawn Works [Pics]
technology

A group of students produced an experimental gadget that replaces the traditional ink cartridge to create a new aesthetic.

Yi Chen
  • 16 october 2012


A group of design students have torn apart old inkjet printers and replaced the ink cartridge with different colored felt pens instead. Jaan Evart, Julian Hagen and Daniël Maarleveld currently all study at Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam and initiated their project at a creative printing workshop. The hacked printers produce their own individual rhythm and style, which results in a unique aesthetic that is reminiscent of the dot-matrix printer.

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