For the first time, Cameron Hampton's much celebrated paintings and drawings of hands have been compiled and published in this book, A Show of Hands.
From her first painting of hands, Old Hands and Tired Feet, painted in 1996, to her most recent painting, Bread and Butter, painted in November 2010, see paintings and drawings created with soft pastels, oil, oil pastels and watercolor by Cameron Hampton.
Cameron Hampton American 1968 Cameron Hampton's work has been described as dark realism. She uses traditional mediums combined with modern materials and digital mediums to create dire, gritty, macabre and dark imagery. Hampton is a Masters Circle Member of the International Association of Pastel Societies, earning her Gold Medal in the Spring of 2007, a Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America, the Southeastern Pastel Society and the Alabama Pastel Society. She has exhibited in over one hundred exhibitions including many one woman shows and has many works in corporate and private collections. She has been published in many magazines such as Blue Canvas Magazine, the London based Quarto Publishing book, “Sketching and Drawing: Tips, Techniques and Shortcuts” , the Ripperologist Magazine and the Japanese Artist Magazine, Ichi-mai no E. Hampton attended both Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York and The Atlanta College of Art (now SCAD).
Altered, Volume I Published January 13, 2012
SimpleEntomology Published November 25, 2010
Crackers the Tree Cat Published January 05, 2009
The Magic Doll Published January 01, 2009
The Pastels of Cameron Hampton Published November 21, 2008