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piq is a free online app for creating pixel art. It's fun, easy to use, and it's simple to get started - even if you've never made pixel art before! You'll also find:
an active, social community
a growing gallery with over 25000 free to use pictures
a friendly pixel art forum
weekly contests to win
over 50 achievements to earn