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Drawing the Portrait

A fantastic site which covers how to draw each feature of the face in detail. Check the menu at the top to access each section. Teachers could use the illustrations to help students understand the proportions of the face and head.

Pupils

Tablet friendly

11-18 year olds
Tate Kids

Take a look at the games and activities on Tate Kids. You can have your own personal gallery and send in your work or choose from the Tate Gallery Collection. You can then rate the work from one to five stars.

Pupils

Tablet friendly

5-14 year olds
Google Arts and Culture

Explore museums from around the world and zoom in on artworks at incredible zoom levels.

Teachers, Pupils

Not tablet friendly

7-18 year olds
Art UK

The UK's national collection of oil paintings. Discover over 200,000 artworks from 3,000 venues.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet friendly

5-16 year olds
Culture Street - Famous Artists, Styles and Art Techniques

Culture Street's Art Channel has interviews with living artists (by pupils), workshops by artists with pupils in schools, arty interactives and more.

Teachers

Partly tablet friendly

7-14 year olds
PaperWorks

PaperWorks provides UK teachers with a range of curriculum-linked learning resources about paper. There are lesson plans with online presentations, videos and project work. Superb.

Teachers

Tablet friendly

5-18 year olds
Coins in the Classroom

Explore the world of coins, their history, design and manufactures. Each lesson pack, designed for classrooms in England and Wales, comes complete with teachers’ notes, lesson plans, fact files, worksheets and whiteboard resource.

Teachers

Tablet friendly

7-14 year olds
Artyfactory - the online Art and Design workshop

Artyfactory offers free art lessons on African masks, Egyptian art and hieroglyphs, pencil portraits, perspective drawing, logo design and colour theory.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet friendly

9-16 year olds
Starfall Art Gallery

A delightful site for Key Stage 1 pupils about six famous artists and their work. It also promotes reading skills. There are literacy exercises. A good non-fiction text. More detailed biographies for Key Stage 2 pupils.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

3-11 year olds
Landscape Van Gogh Style

The site discusses the techniques that Van Gogh used on a featured landscape painting and then you can make a picture yourself in his style. It lends itself well to an interactive whiteboard and there is an option to download the site to your hard drive.

Teachers, Pupils

Not tablet friendly

7-11 year olds
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