Thomas Nast 

(creator of the modern appearance of Santa Claus)

Victorian Santas

Norman Rockwell

The Great American Illustrator

Haddon Sundblom

(Creator of the Coca Cola Santa)

Dean Morrissey and Scott Gustafson

Modern Masters

Santa Claus on Film

For nearly 100 years Santa Claus has appeared in countless movies, television shows, animated specials and commercials. Among them are: The Santa Clause (1-3) starring Tim Allen, Santa Claus the Movie (1985) with David Huddleston, Dudley Moore and John Lithgow. Miracle on 34th Street (1947) starring Edmund Gwenn , Miracle on 34th Street (1973) with Sebastian Cabot and David Hartman, Miracle on 34th Street (1994) starring Richard Attenborough. Santa Conquers the Martians (1964). Rise of the Guardians (2012) The Polar Express (2004) Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer (1964)

Santa Claus is Coming to Town (1970) The Twilight Zone, "Night of the Meek" (1960) with Art Carney, The Night they Saved Christmas (1984) with Art Carney, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005) One Magic Christmas (1985)

Arthur Christmas (2011), Fred Claus (2007) with Vince Vaughan and Paul Giamatti.