HOWTO: Turn Your Twitter Profile Avatar Into A Canvas Portrait

This nifty slice of coding magic from Kent Brewster lets you turn any Twitter profile avatar into a canvas portrait, filling in the details as you watch.

The application taps into Twitter’s API and Yahoo! Query Language to grab the avatar before converting it to paint the canvas.

The end results are pretty cool.

To try it out, simply enter your Twitter username and watch the magic unfold.