Tag Archives: heraldry

How to draw a Shield with Ruler and Compass

Learn to draw a shield using a ruler and compass to construct this deceptively simple shape.

You can get a help sheet and ad free video when you join me on Patreon. https://www.patreon.com/posts/43963598

There is a playlist of other videos to help you create a coat of arms on Youtube. Here’s the link to the playlist 

How to draw the Lion of England

The Diamond Jubilee is nearly upon us and so I’m going to do some royal drawing tutorials in case you want to draw stuff for street parties or anything else to do with the Diamond Jubilee.

This is a Lion Guardant Passant, which basically means he’s keeping watch while lying down. The Royal Coat of Arms usually has three of them, one above the other.