Andrea Tarman is a professional oil painter that specializes in landscapes and florals. She exhibits throughout Southern California and her works are held in private and corporate collections.
Tarman was always the kid that wanted to stay inside and draw instead of go outside and play. She grew up in Southern California and was known in elementary and high school as “The one that could draw”. She studied art and design in college then worked as for Southern California adversing agencies as an illustrator and designer. Tarman eventually owned her own design firm.
For the past 14 years she has resided in Huntington Beach, California painting full time. “My heart is happiest and I feel most alive when I paint. My purpose is to give the world a beautiful, new way to look at nature and life.” says Tarman.
Tarman combines realism and abstraction in her oil paintings. She employs color, textures and design to give her work a rare, fresh and energetic quality. “My hope is to capture the imagination of the viewer. I want them to leave a bit more inspired and happier than when they came.”