Look at this painting by popular Dutch artist adam Willaerts and consider the question......."Do you think even the most famous artists got perspective perfect in their paintings?" ... Read more about An experiment with perspective: Children's activity
Download the activity and play the Brilliant Beasts game with family and friends - be inspired by the 16th century artist Albrecht Dürer and see what weird and wonderful creatures you can create. ... Read more about Brilliant Beasts Activity
Discover how artists composed paintings of landscapes in the seventeenth century and then have a go at composing you own landscape. ... Read more about Compose your own landscape: Children's activity
Download the activity and design your own Coat of Arms - a design made up of symbols, animals and colours.
If you visit any of the Royal Residences look out for the Coats of Arms or the Royal Standard on display. ... Read more about Design a Coat of Arms
Download this document to provide you with useful tips and ideas on using some of these inspiring Dutch Landscapes within your classroom teaching activities. ... Read more about Dutch Landscapes images: teacher information sheet
Have a Heart: Explore the human heart in an activity for everyone. ... Read more about Have a Heart: Leonardo da Vinci activity
Download this document to provide you with useful tips and ideas on using some of these iconic exhibition images within your classroom teaching activities. ... Read more about Heart of the Great Alone images: teacher information sheet
Perspective is vital in artistic composition. It provides the artist with a method of capturing the three dimensional world on a two dimensional surface.
Find out more about the process of perspective with our this interactive games. ... Read more about Looking at perspective: Children's activity
Get inspiration from these tiny paintings of royalty. Download the activity and create your own miniature masterpiece. ... Read more about Make a Miniature
A creative writing resource for teachers investigating the life of Mary, Queen of Scots with their pupils. ... Read more about Mary, Queen of Scots at the Palace of Holyroodhouse: Creative Writing Resource