Swackett remembers Norman Perceval Rockwell; was a 20th-century American painter and illustrator who produced over 4, 000 original works and was commissioned to illustrate over 40 books including Tom Sayer and Huckleberry Finn. (born February 3rd)
Peep Artist: Aaron Greer Broadcast Date: February 3, 2020
Swackett salutes George Washington — the first President of the United States, the commander-in-chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.
This special Swackett Easter Egg depicts George Washington’s crossing of the Delaware River, which occurred on the night of December 25–26, 1776.
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Peep Artist: Michael A. Zug Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert Broadcast Date: December 25, 2019
Swackett spotlight on A Christmas Carol — a novella by English author Charles Dickens that tells the story of a bitter old miser named Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformation resulting from a supernatural visit by the ghost of his former business partner Jacob Marley and the Ghosts of Christmases Past, Present and Yet to Come. (first published December 19, 1843)
Swackett salutes Home Alone; a 1990 American Christmas comedy film written and produced by John Hughes and directed by Chris Columbus. The film stars Macaulay Culkin as Kevin McCallister, an 8-year-old boy who is accidentally left behind when his family takes off for Christmas vacation in France over the holiday season. Kevin initially relishes being home alone, but soon has to contend with two burglars played by Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern. The film also features John Heard and Catherine O’Hara as Kevin’s parents.
Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson are Swackett’s Peeps of the Day!
Swackett spotlight on Saving Mr. Banks — a film about author P. L. Travers — has she reflects on her difficult childhood while meeting with filmmaker Walt Disney during production for the adaptation of her novel, Mary Poppins. (Released December 13, 2013)
This half-length portrait painting by the Italian Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci that has been described as “the best known, the most visited, the most written about, the most sung about, the most parodied work of art in the world.