The Botanical Art Society of the National Capital Region (BASNCR) is incorporated as a noprofit in Maryland and is a Circle of the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA).
- We conduct meetings and educational field trips to share ideas and information about horticulture, art, and science
- We provide a forum for members to discuss issues of common interest
- We facilitate the teaching of art, botany, and scientific illustration to our members and the general public
- We educate the public about historical and contemporary botanical art through exhibitions and educational opportunities
- We encourage excellence in botanical art