The ever vigilant folks at Whedonesque alerted us to a very cool promotional
calendar from Toronto
Hanson — and it
can be yours for the price of postage. You might want to hurry, though.
I’d be surprised if he’s prepared for the PR this piece is getting,
thanks in large part to September’s calendar girl.
Hanson has designed characters
for shows like Daria and Beetlejuice and illustrates for
just about every popular magazine you can name. And some of our favorite
celebrities — Mary Tyler Moore, Carol Burnett and Rosie O’Donnell,
for instance — have original caricatures that Glen did for them. Oh,
and he also co-created the comic strip "Chelsea Boys," a Lambda Literary Award nominee.
Buffy is just one of the wonderful
caricatures in this calendar. The year starts with a whimsical family
portrait from one of the best shows ever.
A hot superhero quite appropriately
watches over July.
And December is the month of
Details on how to get your
copy of the calendar are at Hanson’s website. Be sure to tell him AfterEllen.com
sent you. After browsing his site, I think he might be expecting us.
This illustration, which is not a part of the calendar, had to be created
just for us. Thanks, Glen.
What’s your favorite Hanson
caricature? Any suggestions for his next calendar?