Ukiyo-e Woodblock Prints and…Video Games!
Jed Henry's "Ukiyo-e Heroes" prints brilliantly combine traditional Japanese printing techniques with classic video game characters. The project was also the most successful art project on the crowd-funding site kickstarter.com, raising over 3,000% of its goal. He joins Thinking Aloud to discuss the inspiration, marketing, and process of making these intricate prints. You can see the images at ukiyoeheroes.com.—Original airdate: 4/17/2013
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