How to generate a 'cartoon' profile picture


I'm searching for a generator or method which is used to create the cartoon style profile pictures sometimes seen on GitHub. The effect I want generates a new picture (which looks drawn or painted by the computer) from the original profile picture.

Here is an example of what I want to recreate:

cartoon profile picture

4/7/2016 10:01:00 AM

Accepted Answer

That would just be a vector image. drawn in a program such as Adobe Illustrator. There are tools online that will allow you to build a cartoon profile image—just search for 'Cartoon Profile Picture Generator'. But the profile images you see on GitHub are more than likely drawn by hand.

4/7/2016 9:52:00 AM