'Gismonda' by Alphonse Mucha

Stephen Smith explores innovative work of Alphonse Mucha and the emergence of Art Nouveau.

'The Island' by Stephen Walter

Stephen Walter explains the inspiration behind his drawing ‘The Island’.

‘Beethoven Frieze’ by Gustav Klimt

Stephen Smith views Klimt's Beethoven Frieze in Vienna's Secession building.

A modernistic approach to design at London Zoo

Dan Cruickshank showcases the Grade 1 listed London Zoo penguin pool and gorilla home.


A Bitesize guide to aperture settings.

Book cover illustrations

Where do ideas come from? An illustrator discusses the challenges of book cover design.


A Bitesize guide to how branding design sends out messages about the product.


Artist Julie Bennett demonstrates the potential of using different sizes of paint brushes.

Camera types

A Bitesize guide to digital cameras.

Charcoal and graphite

A Bitesize guide to charcoal, graphite sticks and retractable pencils.

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