Jill Ball, a life long artist, is well-known for her award-winning holiday representations in polymer clay and oil paintings of animals. Her specialty is lifelike details, that are individually handcrafted into each of her creations.
Her one-of-a-kind work is sold exclusively through her studio and at select arts and craft shows annually. She has been featured in multiple years of Early American Life Magazine's Directory of Traditional American Craft. Her work has been exhibited at the Peabody Museum in Boston and the Southeast Wildlife Exhibition in Charleston, South Carolina, and several galleries around the country. She also teaches private lessons and classes at a local college.
She studied various mediums at the Clay Institute of Fine Art, starting at age 7 to adulthood and interior design from the Parson School of Design of New York City. She has been a professional artist for over 40 years. She is also a mother, grandmother and lover of all things with paws, hooves or wings.