Deviant Login Shop  Join deviantART for FREE Take the Tour
×



Details

Submitted on
July 21, 2005
Image Size
383 KB
Resolution
794×784
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
8,188
Favourites
59 (who?)
Comments
60
Downloads
491
×
Calamity James by Splapp-me-do Calamity James by Splapp-me-do
It's Calamity James and Alexander Lemming! They're characters from the Beano, which is a British comic for all you foreigners out there. =P

They used to be my favourite characters back when I used to read it, and my drawing style now is kinda based on Tom Paterson's (the artist) style. Oooh, I do love it so!

Also, if there was a Top 10 hardest cartoon characters to draw right, i'm pretty sure Calamity James would be number 1. It took me aaages to get him looking right. Especially THAT bloody SHOE! Grrarrrhhrrhjgggh!
Add a Comment:
 
:iconhopt:
hopT Featured By Owner May 2, 2007
Oh GOD he was my favorite comic character!

The BEANO has gone WAY downhill man, since 2003 there hasn't been anything funny in it! They've turned it into a kids puzzle magazine with a few comic strips now! :(
Reply
:iconscurge-lonely-dragon:
:rofl:i remember when i used to read the Beano =D...happy days...
Reply
:icongothic-mosha:
gothic-mosha Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2007
i :heart: calamity james so much! and alexander lemming too ;P i get the i used to get the beano everyday. :+fav:
Reply
:icontheonlyhannah:
TheOnlyHannah Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2007
I love the Beano |D
I feel sorry for James... He is so unlucky.

Lol
Reply
:iconmuaka1:
muaka1 Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2007
Your style reminded be of Tom Patterson's :3
Reply
:iconiratecorpse:
iratecorpse Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2007  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I used to buy the Beano every week as a kid and Calamity James was one of my favourite character.

Awesome, awesome work, Splapp.
Reply
:iconrocketgal:
rocketgal Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2006  Professional Artist
AHH!

my FAVOURITE character from the beano. my god
Reply
:iconsonikku88:
sonikku88 Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2006
I thought I saw your style of art somewhere before. =)

Calamity James is mad. XD
Reply
:iconross-chris:
Ross-Chris Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2006
hahaha thats brilliant.
Reply
:iconwhite-teeth:
white-teeth Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2006
oh calamity
Reply
Add a Comment: