Celebrating Midsummer: A Swedish Tradition

Celebrating Midsummer: A Swedish Tradition

As part of our Scandinavian summer, here is the enchanting history behind the Swedish festival traditions, with ideas for celebrating Midsummer with your family.
Photographs For Our Fathers

Photographs For Our Fathers

A collection of some of our favorite photographs of fathers, around the world and across the years, doing what fathers do best: loving their children.
Elsa Beskow:<br/>The Swedish Fairytaler

Elsa Beskow:
The Swedish Fairytaler

Fairies, elves, and gnomes, a strawberry family, and a sun egg! Through the eyes (and artistic hands) of Elsa Beskow, a backyard garden comes alive.
Painting English Countryside:<br/>A Chat with Claire Tollstrup

Painting English Countryside:
A Chat with Claire Tollstrup

The month of June, we feature artist Claire Tollstrup. We visited with Claire about her creative process, the art she has hanging in her home, and what it's like traveling with wet paint.