How to draw tulips

Spring has sprung and nothing beats getting out and about for a walk. With so much to discover and enjoy on our doorstep there is no better time to explore Londonโ€™s blooms. ๐ŸŒธ

Weโ€™ve teamed up with our friends at Saatchi Gallery and the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), who are presenting the 2022 RHS Botanical Art and Photography Show this April. ๐Ÿ“ธ To celebrate, this edition Craft Club is an exploration of all things botanical. ๐Ÿชด

Grab your pencils, paper, paints, crayons, cameras as we take a deeper dive into the wonderful flora which surrounds us. ๐Ÿ– From parks to patios, gardens to greenhouses, balconies to baskets; letโ€™s get creative. ๐Ÿƒ

The RHS Botanical Art & Photograpy Show will be on view from 9 to 29 April at Saatchi Gallery.

Saatchi Gallery are offering discounted tickets at ยฃ3 (ยฃ5 standard price) on Mondays and Tuesday between 10-12PM, under 12s free to those using the code RHS22TFL. ๐Ÿš‡ ๐ŸšŒ

How to draw tulips

Tulips can be seen dotted all over London throughout Spring. ๐ŸŒท They come in a variety of varieties with colours from yellow ๐Ÿ’› to red โค๏ธ, pink ๐Ÿ’– to almost black. Have a go at drawing your own tulips, all you need is a pencil and a sheet of paper. ๐Ÿ“ Hereโ€™s a guide to help you along.

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Donโ€™t forget to share your wonderful creations with us @transportforlondon and @saatchigallery_learning on Instagram. ๐Ÿ–

Continue the fun! ๐Ÿฅณ

Donโ€™t put those arts and crafts supplies away just yet! From word searches, colouring sheets and drawing guides, weโ€™ve got a range of fun creative activities for you to try.  

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