About the Book
"My Colours of Graphite" is a sneak peek book written by an artist with a passion for graphite. A book written by an artist willing to share this passion with anyone prepared to listen, with anyone interested in discovering the main influences shaping her colourful world of black & white.
Over 80 works of detail, precision and committment are illustrated accompanied only by a sprinkling of words.
Sheona Hamilton-Grant is a Scots born graphite artist who works exclusively in black and white creating photorealist works of domestic animals and their interaction with humans. For her, the power of the pencil is its simplicity, and it's effectiveness as a vehicle for applying the philisophy less is more. Her studies are collected throughout Europe and can be found in numerous private, public and corporate collections such as the Westphalian Horse Museum in Muenster, Germany. The German National Equestrian Federation and Olympic Equestrian Committee (FN/DOKR) and the Westphalian National Stud (NRW Landgestuet).