Jill is an accomplished jeweler who has exhibited nationally. She has been published in several Lark jewelry books, including 1000 Rings and the Art of Making Jewelry. Others include Lapidary Journal, Jewelry Artist, Art Jewelry and Niche Magazine. Jill attended several institutions for her metal studies including the Jewelry Arts Institute/ Kulicke-Starke in New York. Her awards include the Carol Duke Award of Excellence at the Bellevue Arts Festival in Bellevue, Washington. She was a finalists for the Saul Bell Award from Rio Grande. Jill has taught at venues all over the country.