canticos

Now on Nick Jr.’s digital platforms

 

Canticos, the first brand produced by Encantos Media Studios, is a baby and toddler brand inspired by nursery rhymes from across the Spanish-speaking world.

Canticos was created by artist and entrepreneur Susie Jaramillo.

The multimedia property includes bilingual (English and Spanish) books, digital apps, and digital sing-along videos for kids of all ages and all backgrounds.

In 2017, Encantos partnered with Nickelodeon to bring Canticos to Nickelodeon’s digital platforms and to develop the first collection of consumer products for infants and toddlers, inspired by the award-winning bilingual children’s property.

Canticos sing-along videos premiered in May 2018 on Nick Jr.’s digital platforms including NickJr.com, Nick Jr.’s YouTube channel, the Nick Jr. app, and the NOGGIN app, Nickelodeon’s paid subscription app.

The Canticos consumer products Iine is targeted for Spring 2019 and will span across categories including apparel, bedding, bath, publishing, toys and more.

Executive Quotes

Canticos was created to help Latino families share culture and language in a fun and engaging way across screens and beyond,” said Nuria Santamaria Wolfe, co-founder and CEO, Encantos Media Studios. “Nickelodeon is a leader and innovator in kids’ entertainment, and they understand and value the diversity of today’s generation. This partnership with Nickelodeon further expands the reach and appeal of these beloved nursery rhymes, so even more children and families around the world can sing, learn and play along.”

“From the moment we first saw it, we loved how Canticos brings together kids and families from all backgrounds through bilingual stories and culturally authentic songs and characters,” said Pam Kaufman, CMO and President, Consumer Products, Nickelodeon. “The appeal of this property is universal and we look forward to introducing a gorgeous consumer products line for infants and toddlers that embodies the spirit of this terrific property.”

“The goal of Canticos is to bring families together through a shared love of languages, music and culture. As an artist, I wanted to make sure these songs and characters were brought to life in a whimsical, beautiful way and I’m thrilled that Nick Jr. provides the platform to do this on a global scale,” said Susie Jaramillo, creator of Canticos and co-founder and CCO of Encantos Media Studios.

Canticos Assets

Encantos Media Studios Team Bios

About the Creator

Susie Jaramillo is the storyteller and creative force behind Canticos.  A Venezuelan-American mother of two bilingual and bicultural children, she created Canticos to share her culture and language with her own children. She is a brand builder with over twenty years of experience in the media and advertising industries. She studied art at the world-renown Pratt Institute in New York City.

About Encantos Media Studios

Encantos is a purpose-driven family entertainment company creating family brands for today’s multicultural generations. Encantos is a Public Benefit Corporation and a minority-owned and female-led business. It was founded by two wife and husband teams: Nuria Santamaria Wolfe and Steven Wolfe Pereira, and Susie Jaramillo and Carlos Hoyos.

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