2019 Artist Overview

Jill Basham

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Trappe, Maryland

In 2018, Jill Basham was awarded Best of Show by judge C.W. Mundy at Door County Plein Air Invitational; Honorable Mention (small works) by judge Jill Carver at Plein Air Easton; Grand Prize by Judge Paul Kratter  Art Muse Contest and the “Sense of Mystery Award” by judges Tim Newton, Seth Hopkins and Ken Backhaus for her painting “Here to Pray” at Olmsted Plein Air Invitational.  This painting was purchased for the permanent collection of the Cherokee Country Club, Atlanta GA. 

Professional Affiliations
Ms. Basham is a member of Oil Painters of America, American Impressionist Society, Salmagundi Club and the Washington Society of Landscape Painters.

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Publications
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