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Poker Chip Portraits

Artist Creates Mario Pictures from Unusual Materials

— August 28, 2009 — Pop Culture
It seems that DeviantArt atrist vanToll777 hit the jackpot one night and decided to do something a little creative with his poker chips. He created this Super Mario portraits using only the colored chips on a flat surface.

The set of pictures includes five different characters, including Mario himself. I'd have to say that these poker chip portraits are pretty amazing considering the materials used.

Check them out in the gallery above!

Implications - **How can "Businesses can greatly benefit from consumers that recreate new products using something old by repackaging or advertising their classic items?"

In an economy where not everybody is willing or able to buy products to create things, this is a reminder that any art can be created from inexpensive products that are familiar. Consumers can save on their budget by repurposing and making new things out of old objects. Businesses can greatly benefit from consumers that recreate new products using something old by repackaging or advertising their classic items. They can also provide examples of ways to use their products to keep them current in our market.
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