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Scrapbook: Dave as Tintin Character (gift from Hootpals), 2012

Scrapbook: Dave as Tintin (gift from Hootpals), 2012
Scrapbook: Dave as Tintin character (gift from Hootpals), 2012

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a Hootsuite community team illustration done in Hergé style. A treasure! 

Me as Tin Tin for Halloween, circa 1979, Guilford, Surrey (no one really knew who i was but whatever… musta been the glasses :))

Momento: Submarine Tour Guide (with group)

Submarine Tour Guide: daveo disguised
Submarine Tour Guide
Me as a Tour guide/narrator (in Japanese) aboard a half-submarine ship SS Neptune along some with the knuckleheads I worked with on Guam (US “colony”). More to say about this gig elsewhere.
 
Note: I’m the one on the far right with Tintin haircut 
 
 

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

Blistering Barnacles, Tintin looks surprised!

Blistering Barnacles, Tintin looks surprised!

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.