Sharing stories with children – this endearing pastime is not complete without the cherished tales of Hans Christian Andersen and Brothers Grimm in the mix. Swim along with the infamous mermaids, dance in ballet shoes, come under the spell of mystical powers as you let your imagination grow. Fairy tales from past centuries have inspired ballets, films, and plays. This painting includes characters from some of our favorites. Test your memory and see if you can recall the story that goes with the character. Read the story and enjoy it for the first time or all over again.