If you fear the impending robot takeover, stop reading. At one of this year's Maker Faires—basically big-ass science fairs for grown-ups—Harvey Moon (real name, no gimmick) showed off his latest creation: The Drawing Machine

Controlled by custom software and powered by a series of motors and pulleys, The Drawing Machine is able to take any black-and-white JPEG image and turn it into a hand machine-drawn picture using pens and pencils. 

Watch the video below to learn all about how it works. 

[via Wired]