Portfolio Fine of Art Paintings and Creations by Tarjan.

Welcome Tarjan Studio

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.



Janet Tarjan Erl


We Are Passionate About Art.

Available Art

Painting of twisted kelp on the beach with a Least Sandpiper by Janet Tarjan Erl.

Original Paintings for Sale

Original watercolor paintings by Janet Tarjan Erl.  Paintings available framed and unframed.

Painting of a Red Fox in late winter by Janet Tarjan Erl.


Limited Edition Prints, Open Edition Prints – Posters, & Note Card by Janet Tarjan Erl.  Prints available unframed Available on Etsy.

Current Posts

We are posting on YouTube!!

2022 Christmas card creation posted on our YouTube channel/ We started a YouTube Channel and have posted our first video. We have been talking about doing this for years and are finally doing it. Our first video is the creation of Janet’s 2022 Christmas Card....

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Visit Our Portfolios

Watercolor painting of shorebirds by Janet Tarjan Erl.

Portfolio of Originals

Original paintings by Janet Tarjan Erl.

Garment illustration by Janet Tarjan Erl


Commercial Art & Illustrations by Janet Tarjan Erl.

Garment illustration by Janet Tarjan Erl

Bear Designs - Illustrations

Designs featuring bears by Janet Tarjan Erl.

Creatures by Janet Tarjan Erl

Tarjan's Creatures

Janet Tarjan Erl’s creature paintings.