Dancing Heron

Watercolor painting of a dancing heron by Janet Tarjan Erl.

Dancing Heron

Medium: Watercolor, Image Size: 12″h x 16″w, 2008.

This painting depicts a Great Blue Heron just as it was landing. The painting has an elegant, yet lively quality, and the pink tinge to the setting sunset colors reflecting in the water adds a nice mellow feeling.

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Watchful Heron

Watercolor painting of a Great Blue Heron by Janet Tarjan Erl.

Watchful Heron

Medium: Watercolor, Image Size: 6″h x 4″w, 2015.

I love the graceful, linear qualities of Great Blue Herons. I saw this heron watching intently over the marsh lands of the Puget Sound region of Washington and thought it would make a nice watercolor study.

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Hunting Heron

Painting of a hunting Heron by Janet Tarjan Erl.

Hunting Heron

Medium: Watercolor; Image Size: 10″h X 7″w; 2015.

I painted this Great Blue Heron that I saw hunting along coastal slough waters in Washington. The breeding plumage of the heron added a decorative quality to the painting.

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Heron Study

Great Blue Heron watercolor painting by Janet Tarjan Erl.

Heron Study

Medium: Watercolor; Image Size: 5.25″h x 5.25″w; 2015.

This was a quick study I did of a Great Blue Heron that was gazing over the marshland of Willapa Bay, WA. I saw it as I rode by on my bike.

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Dockside Heron

Watercolor painting of a heron by Janet Tarjan Erl.

Dockside Heron

Medium: Watercolor, Image Size: 7.5″ x 7.5″, 2015.

I saw this Great Blue Heron at the harbor in Port Angeles, Washington. I did this quick watercolor study of it perched on piers.

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