Precious Moments Figurines
How do you commemorate the precious moments in your life? Whether you are celebrating a life event, remembering a loved one, or marking a special occasion, there is sure to be a fitting Precious Moments figurine. Hand painted and crafted of porcelain bisque, these delicate, childlike figurines will bring your family joy for years to come.What are Precious Moments figurines?
The Precious Moments collection was created by artist Sam Butcher. Originally, the adorable, large-eyed children were art pieces featured on greeting cards during the early 1970s. The first three-dimensional porcelain bisque Precious Moments figurines were produced in 1978. Precious Moments are considered giftware figurines with topics covering nearly every event and stage of life. The company's aim is to make the world a better place by helping others share the gift of love.How many Precious Moments figurines are there?
The original release of these sought-after collectible figurines included 21 Precious Moments figurines, now known as "The Original 21." In the time since, thousands of additional Precious Moments models have been produced, with 25 to 40 new designs released each year.How do you care for Precious Moments figurines?
Porcelain Precious Moments figures may be gently washed in warm water with a mild soap. Allow the figurine to air dry completely, including the hollow inside cavity, before packing or returning to your display. In the event that your Precious Moments figurine is broken or chipped, you may repair it using super glue or porcelain-grade cement.What Precious Moments items are available?
The Disney Showcase selection immortalizes such beloved Disney characters as Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Donald and Daisy Duck, and Goofy. There are also figurines of Dinsey's movie character available, including Jack Sparrow, Tinkerbell, Mike and Sulley, Alice in Wonderland, Pumbaa and Timon, and Simba. If you're a fan of Disney Princesses, those are available as well. Precious Moments has figurines of Mulan, Snow White, Ariel, Aurora, and others.
Other Precious Moments collections include the Muppets, with figurines of Miss Piggy, Kermit the Frog, and many others. They also have figurines of classic faces from the “Wizard of Oz,” including Dorothy, the Tin Man, the Scarecrow, and the Cowardly Lion. The Care Bears are also available.
There are also an abundance of figurines for special occasions. No matter your occasion, Precious Moments has a fitting, heartwarming figurine. Specific occasions include:
- Acts of appreciation and thank-yous
- The birth of a baby boy or girl, baby showers, and Baptisms
- Communions, confirmations, and congratulations
- Engagements, weddings, and retirements
- Religious gifts, including angels
In addition to handcrafted figurines, Precious Moments gifts, there are also numerous Precious Moments coloring books, ornaments, dolls, mugs, and artwork.