Friday, December 25, 2009

Chris Hoobler covers Calvin and Hobbes: The Days are Just Packed




























Original cover by Bill Watterson; 1993 Andrews McMeel Publishing. Chris Hoobler's website is here.

15 comments:

  1. ha thats ingenious. i like that you stuck with the original medium of watercolors.

    merry christmas, all :)

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  2. Hands down my absolute favourite cover from this site. Really gorgeous job, Chris.

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  3. thanks a lot everyone, im glad you all like it!

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  4. calvin and hobbes! I absolutely love the rendition.

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  5. Both images remind me of summertime as a kid. Thanks for making my day a little bit brighter.

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  6. Terrible. Why is Hobbes a kid in a suit? Why do they look like bored hipsters? also, the tree limb below the one they are setting on seems to just disapear instead of crossing behind them.

    And, yes, I am anonymous.

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  7. It's kind of a WILD THINGS take on our favorite comic strip philosophers.

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  8. cool, the kid in the Hobbes suit gag is the right kind of contemporary...

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  9. Calvin and Hobbes is my all - time favorite comic strip ever. Love your take on it.

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