Posts Tagged ‘Fairytale’

     So far this month we have dared to peek through the looking-glass at some strange and beautiful interpretations of Beauty And The Beast and Little Red Riding Hood – now its Snow White’s turn.

     The images below have been added to the permanent album “Faerie Lore & Fairy Tales”.  Head to the Gallery tab to peruse them all…

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Beauty & The Beast

Little Red Riding Hood


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     This month’s Lego fix features Little Red Riding Hood, Beauty & The Beast and a rather startled Little Mermaid.

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     It is time to pay a visit or re-acquaint yourself with The Arts & Arcana Gallery!

     Throughout the month we’ll be adding some astonishing and thought-provoking new images to the album Faerie Lore & Fairy Tales beginning with Beauty & The Beast.

     Only the finest art finds a place in The Arcade’s permanent collection.  You’ll discover the Gallery tab at the top of the homepage or click the link at the end of the post to explore.  Please leave your comments and share your favourites…

Click here to see more unique interpretations of Beauty & The Beast

Click here to explore The Arcade Of Arts & Arcana Gallery

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     Find more Faerie Lore & Fairy Tale images here – https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.174334199353858.37043.100003318388415&type=3&l=b8e3716a99

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     Few Fairy Tales are as dark and multifaceted as Little Red’s.

     Angela Carter wrote the screenplay for Neil Jordan’s lush and evocative adaptation of Carter’s own collected short writings and radio plays.

     This wonderful fan trailer for The Company of Wolves is by the talented Hedge Labyrinth with music from the Requiem For A Dream soundtrack.

     Thank heaven for little girls, they grow up in the most peculiar ways …



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A brilliant little film, such exciting news about the new cache of Fairy Tales and LOADS more Fairy stuff on its way!

World Weaver Press

WWPSpecial fairy tale edition of our usual quick round-up of news and factoids, articles and more that struck our fancy, tickled our interest, and had us scratching our heads. For readers, writers, and genre fans of any form.

A cache of 500 folk tales were discovered in Germany recently, many of which have not been a part of our previously documented understanding of the folk tradition in Europe.  From that trove, the fabulous tale of the “Turnip Princess” — which could easily be retitled “The Tao of the Turnip” — the likes of which we’ve never seen before.

This amazing bit of animation is a beautiful, bloody, Red Riding Hood becomes an interesting twisted-origin story of folk lore’s favorite caped crusader.  The short film is titled simply “RED”:

RED from RED on Vimeo.

The film puts me in mind of one of Roald Dahl’s poemsLittle Red Riding…

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