Cissy Hamilton is a Kentucky painter with a studio in Lexington. Primarily working in oils, she finds inspiration in many aspects of the thoroughbred industry and in the beauty of Bluegrass landscapes. Hamilton grew up in Louisville, a lifelong passion for art led to a BFA degree from Rhode Island School of Design. Moving to Lexington
and working at a Thoroughbred publication opened up the world of racing. With a husband in the business she has been to racetracks across the country. After careers in graphic design and art education, she loves being a full time painter.