Kelli first created a black and white representational portrait of Kobe using multiple pictures.
Speaking to CNN, she said, "The face was taken from two pictures, the neck was from a different snapshot and the body was from another photograph. It ends up generating an artwork piece. I attempted to capture him in the likeness of him beaming and also as an athlete."
Post the image compilation, the B&W copy was fed into a machine resembling a lawn mower which Pete moved around the turf to create the imagery.
Pete added that with the assistance of GPS and digital processing, the machine blew air to smoothly stoop the grass to create the dark and light disparity and subsequently the image.
The creative couple informed that the grass tribute will stay for a few days and then will return to usual. They posted their conception on their official Twitter handle