pixieish


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pixyish

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resembling or reminiscent of a pixie, esp in being slim and delicate or with a mischievous quality
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The challenge lay in giving their pixie versions slightly altered, diminutive proportions and facial characteristics, animated to fly around and perform pixieish actions while remaining completely recognizable and indistinguishable from the real human versions of the actresses.
The single audio track also serves to connect their thematically related though tonally dissonant images: an oversaturated close-up of a flower in full bloom on one, in the other a pixieish young woman (played by the artist) skipping along a sidewalk pausing at intervals to gleefully swing, as if wielding a crowbar, what looks like an oversized floppy flower at car windows that shatter violently upon impact.
It showed that the pixieish boy with the impish grin has Chiari malformation, a complicated congenital condition caused by abnormalities in development of parts of the brain - the stem and the cerebellum - and the upper portion of the spinal column.
In the soaring, bustling hangar that is the Chelsea Piers Sports Centre, I pegged Puckett at first sight: a warm pixieish Carol Burnett type in boysenberry cargo pants and black-sequinned sneakers.
Pixieish fun has always been part of McGegan's,approach, but Catherine Tbrocy's staging over-egged the pudding in the direction of archness: beyond the videos, the screen carried a series of Facebook page Tweets from "Dominique/ Medea"--a gag that would have worked a treat once.
An hour raced by in a colourful, sweeping symphonic wave of sound, from the allegro's bold cello opening over shimmering violins to the finale with its pixieish dancing themes and statesmanlike musical statement from the brassboosted orchestra.
Phelps's gold haul is a minor irritant compared to Hazel Irvine, the pixieish front woman of BBC's coverage who almost ruined the deliciously over-the-top opening ceremony.
Sandra Gimpel is a petite lady with a pixieish laugh and well-manicured nails who's filled her Valley Village cottage with antiques and chintz.