Picture the Disney logo, now think of the character that flies over Cinderella's castle and starts the magic. Tinker Bell! A character that important has become an icon in the list of Disney characters. What makes Tinker Bell special is the she was not the main character in the movie that she first appeared in. She was a side kick to Peter Pan, and yet when you look at the Disney Castle it is not Peter Pan that brings you the magic, it is Tinker Bell. She is one of the most popular Disney characters ever.
Mickey and Minnie first met in 1928 on the set of Steamboat Willie. Mickey pretending to be the boat's captain sees Minnie running to get aboard the boat she apparently missed. Mickey plucks her up with a crane and brings her aboard. Here starts the famous romance of two beloved mice. Almost every picture you see of these two creatures is framed in huge red hearts, silhouetted in a heart, hearts, hearts, everywhere...
Floral wallpaper, what first comes to mind is oversize flowers dominating every inch of your wall and most often up against a multi-color background. If you added any décor at all it was lost in the busyness of the wallpaper. Not anymore. With the abundance of so many different floral wallpapers to choice from today, floral wallcovering is becoming an exciting way to decorate the home and office.
As it is the case with most Disney characters the bear with a passion for his honey became an icon of movies and cartoons. Winnie the Pooh has been a staple of Disney since its release in 1977 and the characters have become some of the favorites for kids of all ages. Winnie is probably one character that people are most attached to because of the look of a teddy bear. The marketing included that type of toys and since then people have had their Winnie the Pooh teddy bears as well as other characters like Tigger, Eeyore and Roo.
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In the world of art where every single piece of artwork is classified under a specific genre, how does one classify the "untrained" art of the common people? Try Folk Art.
Your home is your castle - and you ought to be proud of everything about it! When it comes to redecorating and remodeling, it can be difficult to decide how best to showcase certain rooms and make them stand out. Here are some simple, inexpensive strategies to make sure no one goes past a room without looking!
There are a lot of cats in the world of children's cartoons, but there is only one Hello Kitty. What makes Hello Kitty so special is that even though she has been around for a long time she did not get her start in a movie or a TV series. There have been a few tries at a TV series starting in 1986 with Hello Kitty's Furry Tale Theater and ending in 2006 with the Adventures of Hello Kitty and Friends.
Seeing them in person during a trip to Florida or California, or watching them on DVD, the magical princesses are a delight young children won't forget soon. Snow White, Aurora (Sleeping Beauty), Tia (Tiana) or Jasmine bring to life the fairy tales of childhood that engrosses the developing minds with possibilities and powers they would love to possess.
Every little girl will trade places with the animated characters in the screen. All the beauty of the princesses, the title and all that entails, like a castle and a father who is a king, fairy godmothers and even wicked stepparents become theirs. They will be rescued by the most handsome prince in the world and live happily ever after.
Minnie is the female counterpart of Mickey. Minnie lives and functions the way humans do, but in miniature size. She is very smart. She keeps busy with everyday life but often, together with her friend Mickey, outsmarts the bad guys. With her humorous antics, she is generally the hero of the day, along with Mickey Mouse. Although Minnie is often the more thoughtful and sensible one, she has a lot of spunk and knows her mind. She is every little girl's friend because she is kind and sweet. There is a definite cuteness factor that draws little girls to Minnie. She is the peacemaker and the go-between. Minnie would rather solve everything with kindness and compromises than with anger and force. Despite her kind nature, Minnie is involved in a number of exciting schemes to rescue someone else.
The creation of Mickey Mouse came about through the ruthlessness of a Universal Studio executive. It could have ruined Walt Disney but he turned it into the most profitable venture anyone at the time could have imagined. Mickey Mouse has delighted everyone, at any age, since 1928. It is the mouse that can solve problems and be funny at the same time. Mickey Mouse is the beloved hero of children. He always finds a way to turn something bad into something good. This is an upbeat, positive message for children that something positive can come from mishaps. Mickey is the good guy and, with a little help from his friends, he can do anything. Moreover, the actions of this mouse are guided by intelligence, by integrity and by humor.
You will have a hard time finding a better kids movie in the last ten years than cars. Everywhere you look you will find that you see Lightning McQueen, Sally Carrera or Mater. All the characters became some of the most wanted by children everywhere. Toys based on the movie are some of the most popular in the history of animation. Proof of the success of the movie Cars is obvious in the fact that a sequel had to be made. If you think about it, the hit that was Cars was almost a surprise because a lot of people were not convinced about the marketability of the characters.