My post yesterday paid tribute to the classic (but not classy) holiday icon Mr. Hankey. Since he is over ten years old, I thought I’d point out a more recent example of cute celebratory caca. Dookie-Poo is a side project of creative director Manny Galan (who used to direct animation for Nickelodeon). Dookie-Poo and his friends have appeared as vinyl toys, plush toys, animation, apparel, prints, and trading cards.
The Dookie-Poo website is full of fun stuff including lots of downloadables: activity pages, 3-D paper models, finger puppets, and more. (I spent yesterday evening finally assembling a printed version of Pookie-Do’s Sleepy-Poo bedroom set that I bought last winter at Comicon.)
Go here to check out the festive seasonal front page, complete with happy-go-lucky theme music that might remind you of a certain holiday cartoon special staring a round-faced boy with a squiggly mouth.
After the jump, a Dookie-Poo music video for “I Will” by [Read more…]