Tag Archives: Artwork

Grenada Disney-themed Sports Stamps

Grenada is an island country in the West Indies in the Caribbean Sea at the southern end of the Grenadines island chain. It consists of the main island of Grenada, two lesser islands, and several tiny islands as well. The main island is is 348.5 square … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork, Characters, Collectibles, Games, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Disney’s Pocahontas Character POGS

POGS are a cardboard or plastic disk printed with a design or picture which are collected or swapped by children or used in games. The game aspect started as Milk Caps and through the magic of commercialism and marketing became … Continue reading

Posted in Animation, Artwork, Characters, Games, Merchandise, Princesses | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Review: The Celebrated Cases of Dick Tracy

Publisher: The Wellfleet Press Year: 1990 Pages: 291  Type: Hardcover ISBN: 1-55521-620-X “Little crimes lead to big crimes.” – Dick Tracy This is an interesting collection of some of the ‘cases’, or strips, of Dick Tracy. But before you get to them, you are … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork, Books, Characters, Comic Books, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sierra Leone Disney-Themed ‘Space Ark Fantasy’ Stamps

Sierra Leone is a country on the southwest coast of West Africa. It has a tropical climate with a diverse environment ranging from savanna to rainforests, which means for me, it would be a better fantasy destination than Space! It’s time to revisit my Disney-themed stamp … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork, Characters, Collectibles, Places, Transportation, Travel, Zoos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bhutan Disney-themed ‘History of Communications’ Stamps

Time to stick out our tongues and get ready for some licking fun as we delve into yet another set of wonderful Disney-themed collector stamps. However, these ones may taste bad, as they were produced in 1983! Bhutan is a landlocked … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork, Characters, Collectibles, History | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Review: Kids Say the Darndest Things!

Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc. Year: 1957 Pages: 194 Type: Hardcover ISBN: Book Club Edition “If I was an elefunk, I’d be a fireman, ’cause then I could squirt fires out with my nose.” And there’s more where that piece of logic came from! Yes, it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork, Books, Characters, Humor, Reviews, Television | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

History 101: How the Disleelandia Logo Came to Be

I was visiting Walt Disney World for a year or two before I started this blog. Although the Archives show the first post as going live in 2011, the real debut of Disleelandia was in 2009. An unfortunate happenstance caused … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork, History 101, Walt Disney World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Post Toasties Original Cereal Box Framed Art

Post Toasties was an early American breakfast cereal made by Post Foods. It was named for its originator, C. W. Post, and intended as the Post version of corn flakes. The brand is now defunct but you can still buy Frosted Flakes, so all is not lost! … Continue reading

Posted in Advertising, Artwork, Characters, Ephemera, Food, Promotions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Art of Disney 4-Park Collector Set Photomechanical Lithographs

Disney often releases lithographs to promote movies or Theme Park projects to generate interest in the buying public. These can be given away if you attend a seminar or if you pre-order some piece of merchandise. Unfortunately, I can’t remember … Continue reading

Posted in Anniversaries, Artwork, Attractions, Characters, Collectibles, Limited Edition, Theme Parks, Walt Disney World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1984 Olympic Games Depicted by Disney on Grenada Stamps

The 1984 Summer Olympics (officially known as the Games of the XXIII Olympiad and commonly known as Los Angeles 1984) was held from July 28 to August 12, 1984. It marked the second time that Los Angeles had hosted the Games, the first being in 1932. … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork, Characters, Collectibles, Sports, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment