Tarjan Studio Fine Art And Illustrations

All Images and Content ©1980 - Present (2018) Copyright Janet Tarjan Erl

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WELCOME TO MY WORLD OF ART!

I love turning ideas into art that inspires. Whether I'm painting a gorgeous landscape from some outdoor adventure I was on, or I'm illustrating a book, creating in different venues enriches my life - and hopefully it will enrich your life and the lives of others. Catch a glimpse of how I see this amazing world. Visit my Fine Art Portfolio to see paintings, and visit my Illustration Portfolio to see my favorite illustrations.

NEW PAINTED ROCK COMING SOON

IF YOU FIND MY PAINTED ROCK , IT'S YOURS!
I painted a gray whale on a rock and placed it in Bandon, Oregon. To see it, read about it, learn how I did it, CLICK HERE.

UPDATE: Gray Whale rock has been found!


The Weird Wolf - my first ebook

Read my children's picture book The Weird Wolf and tag along with Koona, a quirky, spotted wolf with a knack for making trouble and being an improper wolf.

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Ebook for $2.99
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0711S5BQP

ARTIST'S BIOGRAPHY
My professional art career spans over forty one years of fine art painting and commercial illustrating. My fine art has won many international awards and has exhibited in over seventy exhibition venues including one person shows, group shows, and juried competitions in museums, arts organizations, and galleries. My illustrations have also won international awards and my list of clientele includes noted companies such as 20th Century Fox, Black Bear Diner, and Sirius Software. I am a signature member of the National Watercolor Society and the American Society of Marine Artists. I have been featured in national publications such as American Artist, US Art, and Wildlife Art News.(Click here to read the entire Artist's Biography)

WHY DO I CREATE ART?
When I had advanced cancer thirteen years ago, I changed my perception of reality and saw how the power and complexity of every thought and action I have influences the universe. As an artist, it means that every work of art I create, in turn, creates what I want in the world. (Click here to read the entire story)

TARJAN IS MY PALETTE NAME
If some of you have ever wondered about my name 'Tarjan' which is the name I sign all my artwork with, it is not my maiden name. It is a psuedonym - a 'pallette name' as I lke to call it. (Click here to read the entire story)