Creating something colorful that can be displayed on a Commodore 64 by loading and running a file involved a lot of (impossible to automate) creative steps. It took me around 4 hours for this simple drawing of my cat Aziz. 👨‍💻

original drawing in ibisPaint X at 320 by 200 pixels multicolor version with the Multipaint application loading screen in VICE C64 of the binary file containing the multicolor image multicolor image being displayed in VICE C64