Be a Planet Champion

Let’s put the eco into e-learning

Our books and art prints with augmented reality act as portals to sustainable, ecological and natural-world e-learning.

Interactive and engaging eco education for kids

Marine Life Poster

Children’s Art Prints with Augmented Reality

Insects Alphabet book mock up

Children’s Books with Augmented Reality

a child's hand hovers over a tablet with phonics and words written on the screen in black with yellow buttons


A beaming black little girl holds up the great British bee poster with augmented reality outside next to a backdrop of trees.

What we are creating

We make one-of-a-kind nature art prints with augmented reality for your child. Designed and printed on demand in the UK.

  • 100% sustainable education 
  • 100% plastic free
  • 100% beautiful


Art Print features


with augmented reality

reveal eye popping creatures with our FREE AR app.

Outstanding multi sensory learning experiences on the natural world and its creatures.


sustainably printed

print on demand at your home or delivered to your doorstep from our UK Printer.

We work with Inkthreadable a UK print-on-demand service that has a strong commitment to being an ethical and environmentally aware business. Our art prints are printed with water-based inks. They’re OEKO-TEX® approved (they don’t contain any regulated or unregulated chemicals harmful to the environment). Inkthreadable also offset their Carbon Footprint.


plastic free

zero plastic in our art print packaging.

The packaging used to ship all orders is 100% plastic free (with the exception of framed prints, which use a biodegradable bubble wrap for protection).


Beautiful as a traditional print

our art prints look good on a classroom wall, home office, or child’s bedroom.

Our art prints have been designed to work equally well as traditional artwork.


Factually accurate

clear, accessible facts.

We fact check all our art prints so they contain the latest environmental science content.


Clear positive action steps

discover positive steps you can take to live more sustainably.

All our art prints connect to a print-specific companion e-learning site filled with positive actions and learning materials.

Our educational content is easy to engage with

Option 1: Order a print-on-demand art print from our store to be delivered.

Option 2: Download and print the art print at home.

Download the UniteAR app

Open the UniteAR app, position your smartphone or tablet over the art print The content will open instantly for you to enjoy and explore the layers of educational content. Click the button to access the art print’s companion e-learning site.

saving the planet

one young eco warrior at a time


Take a sneak peek at our most recent nature art print collections.

Supporting UK Key Stages & National Outdoor Curriculum

Fun and accessible educational content

View across all devices


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Who we are

Buttercup Learning is founded by professional animation producer and educator, Rachel Mills. Bringing together an online team of primary educational specialists, illustrators, animators, environmental scientists and AR developers. We share a passion for nature and education.

The Buttercup Vision

At Buttercup, we want to support children to become lifelong learners who seek knowledge at whatever stage of life they’re in.

A girl enjoys bubbles outside.

Our Philosophies

At Buttercup, we believe that for younger children, play is learning.

a girl in a blue and purple checked top plays with a rope swing in a brook.

For Buttercup, the love for learning starts by exploring the outside world.

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