Guys With Pencils Episode 136 - Apologies to Mr. Watterson
If you have ever enjoyed Calvin & Hobbes we hope this weeks episode will be a treat for you! Just over a week ago a fan made animation was posted online to YouTube that was based off the classic comic strip. And during the time that it was posted it has reached over 500,000 views! If you haven’t seen it Check it out HERE!
This week we were able to sit and chat with the fan who animated this adorable short. Adam Brown! Adam is a freelance animator who works out of Hamilton, Ontario. This episode has a lot of classic newspaper comic talk along with some insight on getting ones foot in the animation door.
Follow Adam Brown HERE
Check out the Bill Watterson Inspired Comic based off a speech he gave, HERE
ALSO as a bonus; Check out the trailer for this new documentary about the impact of Calvin and Hobbes and its reclusive creator Bill Watterson. Check that out HERE
Note: It looks like the original dance short Adam made got taken down, but luckily it was re-posted by someone else. See that HERE.