Calvin and Hobbes Movie Poster

I recently revised the Calvin and Hobbes homage poster and converted it into a mock-up film poster (as my original idea and the layout lent itself to the format). Obviously this is a tongue in cheek send up, as Mr. Watterson has never allowed his creation to be cheapened by commercial business interests, whether they be merchandise options or cross-media interpretations.

Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson

Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson – Homage by Ross Hoddinott

Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson - Homage by Ross Hoddinott

Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson – Homage by Ross Hoddinott

 

 

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Calvin and Hobbes Tribute 2

This is the second run of Calvin and Hobbes tributes

Calvin & Hobbes tribute

Calvin & Hobbes Homage by Ross Hoddinott

Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson tribute

Calvin & Hobbes tribute by Ross Hoddinott

Calvin and Hobbes Tribute

I have been a smitten Calvin and Hobbes fan for many years now and there are a lot of Calvin & Hobbes tributes online. Alot of people envision Calvin & Hobbes in a realistic ‘live action’ kind of way. If you imagine Calvin and his pet tiger in real life then picture a boy walking around with a fully grown bengal tiger. An excellent example from James Hance recently inspired me to do my own homage in a realistic style. First up I want to show the original Bill Watterson Calvin and Hobbes that the world has come to know and love.

Calvin & Hobbes 10th Anniversary cover image

Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson

The excellent James Hance C&H tribute.

Calvin and Hobbes - James Hance version

A boy and his tiger

The following are a few drafts of a Calvin & Hobbes homage.

Calvin & Hobbes Tribute by Ross Hoddinott

Calvin & Hobbes Tribute by Ross Hoddinott

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