Celebrating Animation with DaisySmile The history of animation started in 1906 by a newspaper cartoonist J Stuart Blackton who was one of the co-founders of the Vitagraph. The first animated film (French) by Emile Cohl in 1908. Fantasmagorie is one of the first hand drawn animated films. An animated cartoon can be film for … Continue reading Celebrating animation with DaisySmile
DaisySmile Discovery Downunder! DaisySmile lovable cow characters have been inspired by the Yarra Valley in Australia. The Yarra Valley is home to dairy farms, vineyards, craft markets and fresh produce. There are great places to visit including Yarra Valley Dairy where one can sample the beautiful cheeses on offer. I love to go for a … Continue reading DaisySmile discovery downunder with character creator Linda Burian
Top Animated Movies # 1. Toy Story 1995 # 2. The Iron Giant 1999 # 3. Finding Nemo 2003 # 4. Wall-E 2008 # 5. The Incredibles 2004 # 6. Fantasia 1940 # 7. Coraline 2009 # 8. Ratatouille 2007 # 9. How to Train Your Dragon 2010 # 10. The Nightmare Before Christmas 1993 … Continue reading Best all Time Animated Movies
Most Popular Australian Picture Books # 1. Possum Magic A story about two possum who live in the Australian bush: on e called Hush and Grandma Poss by Mem Fox and Julie Vivas # 2. Harry Potter and the Philsophers Stone by J K Rowling Harry Potter is a young wizard starting his first year … Continue reading Top Aussie Children’s Picture Books
Appreciation for a Happier Life with Mindfulness Life comes in different shades. We’re feeling great on those sunny, happy days when things seem to flow in the right direction and all is well. It is with the contrast , that we are faced with the unexpected or days of sadness. For a child , it … Continue reading Mindfulness for kids with DaisySmile!
As a child, I loved anything creative. Writing and drawing are great ways of expressing how you feel or using the imagination into a world of fantasy. As a little girl, I would draw, draw and draw……proudly showing others my work, looking for approval or recognition. So mums and dads, praise your kids in the … Continue reading Drawing Cartoon Characters with DaisySmile