Free family learning resources: Illustrating the Curriculum

Our KS2 cross-curricular resources adapted for at-home use.

Below, you'll find six accessible, hands-on activities with step-by-step instructions and examples. These tried-and-tested resources provide simple but effective ways to use illustration to teach curriculum subjects but can be also be used as fun activities for those of all ages.

  • Botanical Illustration
  • Make Your Own Story Tile Game
  • Pencil Skills
  • Atmospheric Buildings with Stick and Ink
  • Expressing Emotions in Pictures
  • Painted Collage Creatures

We'd love to see how you get on! Share yours and your family's work with the hashtag #IllustrationInHouse for a chance to be featured.

Find out more about the activities on our blog.

These resources were adapted from our resources for teachers by Toya Walker, made possible by Arts Council England's Emergency Response Fund.

Please find the resources below, ready to download now!