Jill Basham

Jill Basham

Jill Basham Hometown: Trappe, MD I am overwhelmed by the beauty of nature, in particular the atmosphere of an environment. I particularly enjoy the mood of skies and expansive views. It’s the “feeling” of the place that inspires me, and I hope to...
Fred Boyer

Fred Boyer

Fred Boyer Hometown: Anaconda, Montana After teaching art for 15 years, in both Alaska and his native Montana, Fred dedicated himself to sculpting.  His experiences as a hunting guide, smokejumper and firefighter helped him gain an understanding of animal behavior....
Will Helmsley

Will Helmsley

Will Hemsley V Hometown: Centreville , MD Will is a painter and sculptor living and working on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. His oil paintings, of life on the Chesapeake Bay, are popular among collectors and his sculptures are featured prominently in the lobbies of...
Matthew Hillier

Matthew Hillier

Matthew Hillier Matthew Hillier, last year’s Featured Artist, was born in Buckinghamshire, England, and spent most of his life on the south coast of England. Drawing and painting animals is something he has loved to do since he was a child. Hillier’s father was...
Ken Newman

Ken Newman

Ken Newman Hometown: Cambridge Idaho Idaho sculptor Ken Newman was born on the north coast of California, where he connected to nature while roaming the redwoods and free diving in the ocean. Ken’s natural ability to create sculptures from unique raw forms of wood has...