Hazel Crampton

Hazel Crampton is an artist who has held several solo exhibitions of paintings. She has worked in the film industry as a storyboard artist for many years, on feature films ranging from the Oscar-award winning Last King of Scotland, to mega-special effects movies like Doomsday, to the Hansie Cronje story, Hansie. She has also worked as production designer and art director on hundreds of commercials. The Sunburnt Queen, her non-fiction account of the castaways on the Wild Coast, was published in 2004. Currently she is working with Jeff Peires editing a book on Beutler's expedition to the Eastern Cape in 1752, and working on a new book about ancient southern African trade routes.

The Sunburnt Queen (Jacana, 2004) (history)

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