Hosted by Rove McManus, this program draws the nation together for a special two-hour TV event. Rove will be joined in studio by a group of amateur artists, including some famous faces, to sketch live life models as they strike various poses. Guided by some of the country's leading art experts, artists will complete a series of life drawing exercises, before attempting to capture a challenging final scene.
Mirror mirror on the wall, who's the best painter of them all? This simple technique can create cool shapes that you can easily turn into art.
As an art form, portraits have been around for hundreds of years. Amelia investigates portraits and asks the question; why is this form of painting such a big deal? Are portraits only painted? When did portraits become popular? What does the word 'portrait' mean?