The Firebird-Russian Folklore. The firebird is symbolic of light and it is said that when one feather from the tail of the firebird falls to the ground, a new artistic tradition is born, hence why it is such a popular motif amongst artists.
This picture is classic image of Little Red Riding Hood and the Big Bad Wolf. I chose this picture because it represent typical imagery in fairy tales. The young, innocent looking white girl going up against a bigger, badder, scarier creature.
We love traditional fairy tales. We've rounded up some of the best retellings of classic tales out there — ones chock-full of evil stepsisters, wicked witches, dark curses, mermaids, and Prince Charmings — but with a few new twists and turns.
Vintage Thumbelina Fairy Tale, Eleanor Vere Boyle Poster created by YesterdayCafe. Order as shown, or change the print size or paper type & add custom framing.
19 natural sites that are straight out of a fairy tale
Fairy tales are not only in children's books. Sometimes they can be real places sculpted by nature so as to transfer us to faraway lands of kings, princesses and magic. Here are a few of these magical places as seen from some of the best t