Is there anyone who in childhood didn’t wait for Santa? Or rather waited for his presents? It’s worth to know where did the history of Santa Claus originate from.
Santa Claus in UK – when it was created?
Mental picture of Santa Claus, as a happy man with beard and glasses, dressed in red costume with white additions, comes from the 1823. At that time in Canada and USA was known the poem „A Visit from St. Nicholas”. Just in it we can find the very first mention about Santa Claus. Thomas Nasta – caricaturist additionally affected on concept of Santa, which is known currently. Mental picture of Santa was popularized in many countries and currently it’s hard to find a child who wouldn’t be able to describe what Santa Claus looks like.
Santa – tradition of letters
In 1871 mentioned political cartoonist painted Santa Claus in their cabinet. Old man was reading received mail and selected sheets into different piles. Group of sheets from naughty children’s parents was much bigger then second pile. It can be treated as the first reference to contemporary tradition of sending messages to the Santa Claus. A few years later Nast drew a picture of someone who puts letter with sign „St. Claus North Pole” in a pillar box.
Letter from Santa Claus?
So, we got to know about origin of history of sending messages to Santa but can Santa write a response to children? Why not! Children say in their letters what they want to receive and the Santa can bring it or answer and sum up kid’s politeness during year. Do you want your kid to receive an amazing letter from Santa Claus? Order surprise here: https://www.elfisanta.uk/letter-from-santa.html. Unusual message will be sent to your house at every adress over the globe. All you have to do choose a template, add the name of your kid and modify the text as you wish. However it’s not everything – you can order personalized video from Santa Claus too.
Santa Claus is amazing memory from our childhood. It’s worth to continue that idea for our children. Services provided by Elfisanta seems to help in it.