Elsa Beskow Bear

"Putte i blåbärsskogen" (Putte in the Blueberry Forest") children's book by Swedish author and illustrator of children's books, Elsa Beskow.

merry christmas elsa beskow

tidings of comfort and joy and a holiday blog hiatus

Elsa Beskow was the illustrator that shaped my taste I think. The books my mother had loved as a child in Sweden were passed on to me and I poured over every detail and loved them too. --- I too Elsa Beskow.

April by Elsa Beskow

Elsa Beskow (née Maartman) February Stockholm – 30 June was a Swedish author and illustrator of children's books

Elsa Beskow illus. (Sweden) I don't know why, but for some reason, I can imagine your mom dressing up Claire and Benjamin like this. I dig it, even if they kinda look like they're junior recruits in some Swedish cult.

Elsa Beskow (Swedish, - The Star Boys - one of them walks right at the back of all the Santa Lucia girls.