Category Archives: TinTin Fun

fan costumes of the intrepid Belgian reporter Tin Tin and his sidekicks: news, articles, backgrounders, but mostly snaps of folks in costumes

Exhibit: Hergé / Tintin artifacts in Québec City

Québec City Exhibit art detail - Hergé draws Tintin
Québec City Exhibit art detail – Hergé draws Tintin

In July 2017, I attended an exhibit in Quebec City about Hergé and his art, especially TinTin (of course).

Really enjoyed seeing the inspiration photos, letterhead from his business communications, reference sketch items, various notebooks, satchels and pre-press proofs – evidence of a few of which  are included for your amusement.

Hegré "pop art" portrait (self?) from Exhibit: Hergé / Tintin artifacts in Québec City
Hegré “pop art” portrait (self?) from Exhibit: Hergé / Tintin artifacts in Québec City

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Tintin: The Movie I’ve Always Waited For… And Always Dreaded | Grant Lawrence

Tintin: The Movie I’ve Always Waited For… And Always Dreaded | Grant Lawrence

(via Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson ‘The Adventures of Tintin’ Full Interview – Hollywood Reporter)

#76 – Tintin In The Land Of the Podcast – CBC Radio 3

#76 – Tintin In The Land Of the Podcast – CBC Radio 3

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At the movies: The adventures of Tintin

Dave as TinTin on Halloween

costumed as TinTin the intrepid Belgian reporter for Halloween circa 1979. I spent the evening trying to explain who Tintin is to folks in Surrey.

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