2018 Artists Overview

Jill Basham


Trappe, Maryland

In 2017, Jill Basham won the Award of Distinction at Plein Air Texas; Award of Merit in Best of the Chesapeake at McBride Gallery; Honorable Mention, Bucks Beauty at Bucks County Plein Air; Finalist for her painting Heating Up in the Artmuse Contest. Jill participated in Plein Air Easton; the Inaugural Small Works Exhibition of American Impressionist Society at Costa Mesa CA; the Historic Black and White Exhibition of the Salmagundi Club; and in Artmuse Show of Winners at the Jack Meier Gallery.

The previous year, 2016, Ms. Byrne won Second Prize Overall in Plein Air Magazine’s Salon; was Paint Out Winner at Sedona Plein Air Invitational; and Award of Excellence at the Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters Invitational and showed in the American Dreams Exhibit at Eckert and Ross Fine Art Gallery.

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Jill has been featured in Plein Air Magazine, American Art Collector, and in the book 100 Plein Air Painters of the Mid-Atlantic by Gary Pendleton

Website:  www.jillbasham.com