While I never advise using cheap, inferior art supplies, I do have my tricks. Before you go off bargain shopping, let me tell you what not to do.
Love to draw with colored pencils? Lee Hammond shares three unexpected surfaces on which to create colored pencil art.
Artist Lee Hammond answers 10 interview questions about drawing and painting flowers, and more.
Thinking of selling your art through commissioned pieces? Lee Hammond has some general rules you should know.
Drawing glass, and other transparent things, is not as hard as it may seem. What makes it seem difficult is not because of the subject itself; it's because of how we think about it.
Graphite drawing tips: Lee Hammond explains how to draw skies, clouds, and sunsets with graphite.
For those of you who know me, I have been struggling over the last few years, trying to decide if I'll move permanently away from Kansas City. I’ve worked diligently for many years to create the wonderful studio and student base that I have there. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed being the forensic artist on call...
As an artist, you will confront artist's block. You have to work through it to become a better artist. Artists who persevere are artists who will succeed.
Expert art teacher, Lee Hammond, gives you two tips to create more realistic, vivid works of art. Learn two tips to build up layers in acrylic.
Lee Hammond returns to her home town to do a book signing of her newest book, Drawing Realistic Clothing and People.
How do you create depth in art? Lee Hammond has the answers for portraying distance in landscape drawings and paintings.