Inspiration for Enigmatic Romance Acrylic on canvas 24 x 24 

                          Inspiration for Enigmatic Romance Acrylic on canvas 24 x 24 




Monica Lee is an artist and creative mentor.  She was the host of the Smart Creative Women podcast from 2012 to 2016, interviewing over 300 women in the business of creativity. She was listed in 5 Best Podcasts for Women Entrepreneurs.    She has illustrated live from the runway during London Fashion Week. Her love of all things feminine can be seen in her current work on canvas. 

Her own creative journey  led her to launch XO, Monica Lee  a petite indie accessories line Spring 2015. The XO philosophy is about capturing ease and adding a stylish twist. The line included, clutches, leather shoulder bags , tee shirts and canvas totes. 

Monica Lee spoken at Alt Summit and The Lady Project on cultivating your personal style and creativity. As a mentor, Monica helps other creatives find their personal voices through a unique visual coaching technique that draws out an individual aesthetic in everyone. 

Monica is available for speaking on the topic of creativity and finding your personal voice, art  career coaching, art direction and illustration assignments. You can contact her at


Her past clients include Fashion Scout London, The Wall Street Journal, Hyperion Books, St. Martins Press, HN Abrams, Niche Media and Interweave Press.