Santa Claus

Santa Claus - there anyone who in his youth didn’t wait for Santa Claus? Or rather looked forward to his gifts? It’s worth to know where did the history of Santa Claus come from.

Santa Claus in UK – when it was created?

Mental image of Santa Claus, as a funny old man with chin and spectacles, dressed in red costume with white elements, comes from the 1823. That year in Canada and United States became known the poem „A Visit from St. Nicholas”. Just there we can discover the very first mention about Santa. Thomas Nasta – political cartoonist additionally had influence on concept of Santa Claus, which is popular currently. Mental picture of Santa Claus was spreaded in lots of countries and currently it’s hard to encounter a child who wouldn’t be able to describe what Santa Claus looks like.

Santa – tradition of letters

In 1871 Thomas Nast political cartoonist drew Santa Claus at desk. Old man was reading his mail and sorted cards into different groups. Group of sheets from impolite children’s parents was significantly bigger then second group. We can treat it as the first reference to curretly tradition of sending messages to the Santa. Not much later that caricaturist created a painting of someone who puts envelope with sign „St. Claus North Pole” in a mailbox.

Letter from Santa?

So, we learned about origin of history of writting messages to Santa but can Santa Claus send a response to children? Why not! Children say in their messages what present they want to get and the Santa is able to bring it or write back and sum up kid’s behavior during year. Would you like your child to receive an amazing response sent by Santa Claus? Prepare it on the website: Amazing letter will be delivered to your home at every adress over the globe. Just choose a template, add the name of your kiddie and modify the phrases as you want. But it’s not all – there is available for order personalized video from Santa Claus too.

Santa Claus is unusual memory from our the old days. It’s worth to keep that idea for our children. Services provided by Elfisanta seems to help in it.