I recently discovered Piskel, a wondrously open-source pixel art drawing and animation program. I had initially came across it while looking for a new pixel art painting program, and was soon enticed by its animation features.
So I went to play.
On my first attempt, I created a Christmas card based on a lovely holiday-themed conversation a friend had with their Asian parents:
Then I created a little, pixel art commercial for the SmartCasual team (they're making a networking/meeting mobile app):
More soon, hopefully. Stay tuned.