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Lee Hammond's All New Big Book of Drawing

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Approach any subject with confidence with Lee Hammond's All New Big Book of Drawing!

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Learning How to Draw Has Never Been Easier!

Lee Hammond’s All New Big Book of Drawing is the culmination of nearly forty years of teaching. No matter what your experience level YOU CAN DRAW by following along these easy step-by-step demonstrations. Whether you want to create drawings of flowers, learn how to draw animals or how to draw a person, these drawing techniques, all-new projects, and expert tips will show you how to get great results with both regular pencils and colored pencils.

  • Two books in one. The first half is a comprehensive course on using pencils to capture shape, form and likeness. The second half explores adding color using colored pencils
  • 88 step-by-step projects. You will learn to draw everything with this book! Starting with a simple sphere and working up to sea shells, sunsets, flowers, birds, horses, clothing, people—and so much more!
  • A lifetime of know-how! Lee covers it all—from big picture concepts (selecting tools, shading techniques, making sense of perspective) down to techniques for creating the look of feathers, capturing skin tones, and making surfaces look shiny or transparent.

Using her straightforward, three-stage approach to lifelike drawings, Lee makes any subject approachable, from still life and landscapes to animals and even people. This project-driven tome will help you create realistic, frame-worthy artwork. Project by project and subject by subject, you will gain confidence and cultivate great joy in drawing.

About the Author

Lee Hammond has been an author for North Light Books for almost twenty-five years. She is formerly from the Kansas City area and now resides in Naples, Florida.

Lee’s passion is teaching. She has owned and operated private studios her entire career, teaching fine art to thousands of aspiring artists. She is the Artist in Residence for the Rookery Bay Research Reserve in Naples, where she teaches a variety of mediums and subject matter. In addition, Lee teaches at the Naples Zoo and is an official artist for the Friends of the Florida Panther organization.

She is also a forensic illustrator and police sketch artist, providing aid to various law enforcement agencies by drawing composites of suspects, as well as reconstruction drawings for identifying John and Jane Doe cases. She is an expert age-progression artist. Her drawings have been integral in solving many cases.

Another career highlight was working as an illustrator for NASCAR, creating drawings and paintings of the racecar drivers. Those prints were sold all over the country and on QVC. She is currently in the process of developing a new product line to be sold on her website.

For more information about Lee’s classes, product line, future book releases and public appearances, you can follow her on Facebook or visit her website at leehammond.net.

Additional Information

SKU T9083
Product Type Book
ISBN13 9781440343094
Instructor Lee Hammond
Skills Drawing
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