Using guns to make art

Alabama-based artist Walton Creel creates images, which resemble the print-outs from the old dot-matrix printers, using bullet holes.

“Whatever view a person already holds on guns is the view they project onto me. If they love guns and think gun ownership is a God-given right, then they see my work as reinforcement of that view. If they think guns should be banned, they see my work as an ironic protest.”

Read the article at CoolHunting.

[ Many thanks to Greg for emailing me the link. ]

Steve Johnson

Founder and Dictator-In-Chief of TFB. A passionate gun owner, a shooting enthusiast and totally tacti-uncool. Favorite first date location: any gun range. Steve can be contacted here.


  • Matt Groom

    That’s really cool! I can’t even do that with a pencil. I’d love to have one of these!

  • That’s actually pretty cool and requires more patience than I could likely muster.

  • Marshall Mathers

    It looks to be a 10/22. I wonder if he used 10rd mags or said to hell with it and bought a 50rd teardrop drum.