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Kate Middleton shares impressive sketch after special royal tour

The Duchess of Cambridge studied art history at university

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Danielle Stacey
Danielle StaceyOnline Royal CorrespondentLondon
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Kensington Palace shared an impressive piece of artwork by the Duchess of Cambridge as Kate and Prince William returned to London after their tour of Scotland.

The sketch of St Andrew's was created by Kate in 2002, when she would have been a student at the University – the place where she met and fell in love with Prince William.

Kate studied art history and graduated with a 2:1 degree in the subject in 2005. While William was enrolled on the same course as his wife in the first year, he later switched to Geography.

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The Duchess' impressive artwork shared on the couple's social media accounts was shown alongside a typed postcode, which read: "To the people, communities and organisations we visited and heard from; and those who stopped to wave and make our return to Scotland so special - thank you!"

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The sketch of St Andrews created by the Duchess in 2002

Royal fans flocked to the comments section, with a series of heart and clapping emojis, with one commenting: "What a beautiful sketch." Another shared on Twitter: "Fabulous sketch, our Duchess is so talented."

Since marrying William in 2011, Kate's interest in art and photography is reflected in her royal patronages including the National Portrait Gallery, The Foundling Museum and The Royal Photographic Society.

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The post included a special message from the couple

The Duchess also takes the official photographs of her children, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, for their birthdays and milestone moments.

Prince William and Kate spent the week carrying out engagements in Scotland, where they met local organisations, key workers and school children. The Duke was appointed as Lord High Commissioner to the 2021 General Assembly of the Church of Scotland.

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