Warning: a modern web browser is required to use this website.
We detected that you may have an out of date or unsupported web browser. This tool, like many others on this site and across the web uses features only available in new web browsers. We reccommend updating your current browser or downloading Firefox or Chrome.
The biggest collection of pixel art tutorials on the net! Search by topic, author or medium to find the perfect article, video, image or book for you. Leave a comment or click reccomend to let others know which tutorials you find most helpful!
New to pixel art? Start with our guide Pixel Art: Where to Start, made for first timers.
Basic introduction to color theory for pixel art.
Tips on choosing how many colors to use.
Talks about contrast in your palettes
How to choose colors and create a color palette.
Walkthrough of creating a character illustration.
Update of an older tutorial which teaches you how to create a palette and use it on a sprite.
How to choose colors for a palette.
Discussion of choosing the right colors for a palette.
What you need to know about colors.
Choose a service linked to your Lospec account:
Don't have an account? Sign up now
Choose one of the services below to link to your Lospec Account:
Already have an account? Login now
Lospec can now be installed as an app with supported web browsers.
Installing Lospec as an app gives you a desktop shortcut and a new streamlined menu interface.
Just click install to instantly add the Lospec app to your desktop!
Your current web browser isn't supported. To install the app, open Lospec.com/app in Google Chrome