Each imaginative tale stars a painter set within some of their most recognizable masterpieces. "In winter still" tells the story of Claude Monet and his enchanted garden at Giverny. When children are banned from playing in the garden, only a remarkable little boy can warm life back into Monet's garden paradise. "Almond blossoms" is an adventure through the world of Vincent van Gogh. The artist is befriended by young Marguerite Gachet. Though van Gogh has never sold a painting in his life, when Marguerite needs a miracle he is able to create a masterpiece.