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Art Techniques

A group of children sketching together

Children sketching during a school visit to Windsor Castle ©

Find out about some of the techniques that go into creating great paintings and drawings with the help of artists in the Royal Collection – then have a go at creating your own work.

  • Have fun experimenting with perspective and find out how to create a 3D world on a flat piece of paper.
  • Explore the different elements that make up a landscape and create one of your own.
  • Learn how to accurately draw a face with the help of Leonardo da Vinci.