Inspiring Digital da Vincis with ‘The Art of Touch’

REDMOND, Wash. – Nov. 10, 2011 – Microsoft unfurled an infinite canvas across the Internet today, inviting artists of all ages to become digital da Vincis.

The company’s new “The Art of Touch” project offers anyone using a modern HTML5-capable browser a digital palette and canvas to create, save and share digital art. The Art of Touch site, ArtOfTouch.com, transforms a visitor’s mouse into a paintbrush; with a click, flick or swipe, visitors can paint their masterpiece, then show it off to friends.