United States Postal Service Issues Disney Stamps Featuring Disney Pixar Characters
Starting today, the U.S. Postal Service will be selling these cute stamps featuring popular Disney Pixar characters. The Mail a Smile Forever stamps official First-Day-of-Issue dedication ceremony took place at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort yesterday during their grand opening.
Following up on Send a Hello stamps issued in 2011, the eagerly awaited Mail a Smile stamp sheet includes five different designs spotlighting:
- Flik and Dot from “A Bug’s Life”
- Bob Parr (Mr. Incredible) and Dashiell “Dash” Parr from “The Incredibles” , with “Dash” also shown running in the background
- Nemo and Squirt from “Finding Nemo”
- Woody, Bullseye, and Jessie from “Toy Story 2”
- Boo, Mike Wazowski, and James P. “Sulley” Sullivan from “Monsters, Inc.”
The back of the stamp sheet shows blue-pencil sketches of characters from these movies interspersed among text. Postal Service art director William Gicker of Washington, DC, worked with Disney Pixar to design the stamp art. The stamps are available nationwide today, all 125 million stamps can be purchased online at usps.com/shop, or by visiting Post Offices.