Beatrix Potter Childhood Holidays in Scotland

Beatrix in Scotland

  As a child Beatrix’s life in London was lonely and isolated. However during her childhood her parents began taking holidays in Perthshire, Scotland and it was during these wonderful summer holidays that Beatrix and her brother, Bertram, developed a love of Nature. Here they were free to explore the countryside around them, indulging their interest […]

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One Hundred and Fifty Years On

Beatrix Potters 150 Years Anniversary

Beatrix Potter was born on the 28th July 1866. She was one of the world,s best-loved children,s authors, who captured the imagination of both adults and children alike for over 100 years with her wonderful illustrated Tales.   The Lake District in the north of England has the most beautiful scenery. This is one of […]

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Beatrix Potter-Early Life

Beatrix as a child

Helen Beatrix Potter entered this life on the 28th July 1866.   She was born into a period and class which seemed to have little understanding of childhood.   Her parents, Helen and Rupert Potter, were rich having inherited fortunes from the Lancashire Cotton Industry.   However a generation had passed and the hard working […]

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