Learn to draw a trippy optical illusion in 60 seconds

Optical illusions are fun to examine, but making your own brings the fascination to a new level. If that sounds like something you'd enjoy, you'll love this video that's been shared on YouTube – it's one of the most satisfying optical illusions we've seen.

Originally shared by mi.profe.fidelito, the video shows exactly how to create an anamorphic optical illusion by drawing lines onto a grid – and it'll take you under a minute to complete (anamorphic is a kind of glasses-free 3D effect). Learning this will bring your doodles up a gear. All you need is some graph paper, a pen and pencil – and some time to practice

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Georgia Coggan

Georgia is lucky enough to be Creative Bloq's Editor. She has been working for Creative Bloq since 2018, starting out as a freelancer writing about all things branding, design, art, tech and creativity – as well as sniffing out genuinely good deals on creative technology. Since becoming Editor, she has been managing the site on a day-to-day basis, helping to shape the diverse content streams CB is known for and leading the team in their own creativity.