When faced with heartbreak and personal tragedy, it’s hard to feel as if you’ll ever be happy again. Time seems to stop, and the pain of loss can be overwhelming and debilitating. Sadness casts a cloud over everything meaningful to you. As you many of you know, I recently lost my...
There are five basic types of folds when drawing fabric. Learn how to draw clothing and fabric here, with this drawing lesson from Lee Hammond.
Lee Hammond announces a major change for her art workshops, as well as the location of her 2016 art classes.
There have been a few artists who encouraged and inspired me. Some I've never met, but whose art has lit a fire under me, and spurned my desire to create.
All of us are in this artistic pursuit together, and it seems to me that art is truly the great equalizer.
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.
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...