Learn how you can use colored pencil and pastel together for drawing realistic birds and butterflies.
In this inspiring blog post, artist and author Lee Hammond explains why we make art, and why it might be the greatest thing one can do.
Artist Lee Hammond explains how to draw a rose with graphite in this free mini-lesson on flower drawing for beginners.
Lee Hammond discusses the benefits of drawing animals and plants at the zoo, a perfect place to sketch and practice art.
Find the current schedule for art workshops with Lee Hammond here, including her classes on acrylic, graphite drawing, colored pencil and more.
Lee Hammond gives advice on how to share your love of drawing with children.
Artist Lee Hammond discusses ways to create accurate drawings, including using the grid method, a plumb line, and the controversial projector.
In my classes, there's a consistent question that comes up: “What paper should I use for this drawing?” There are so many varieties out there, and each one will create a different look. Here are some things to consider when selecting the paper for your project.
Lee Hammond answers an art business question on the value of oils, watercolors, pastels, and drawings.
Join Lee Hammond in Florida for 2016 art workshops in drawing and painting with acrylic for beginners!
In a recent colored pencil class, I demonstrated a variety of brands. Each one of them gives a totally different look to your work. Here are examples of my personal favorites.