Portraits and Poses

Project Overview

This companion mini project to Magnificent Monarchs teaches children about portraiture. They analyse the portraits of Tudor monarchs and compare Tudor portraits and selfies today. They use photo editing software to create royal portraits.

What’s included

Portraits and Poses is a comprehensive project that boasts an array of essentials including:


Lesson activities



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Project scope

Portraits and Poses provides a structured approach to art and design, outlining key subjects and topics including:

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  • Art and design
  • Computing
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  • Portraits
  • Tudors
  • Significant artists
  • Monarchs
  • Observational sketching
  • Digital photo editing

Closely linked to

This project has companion projects:

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