Journey Art - The Art Studio of Tara Sood
Professional Portfolio
Here presents selections from my body of work I have completed since starting to paint in September 2010.  Much of the work has been done from life.  I seek a painterly loose style with a strong foundational drawing.  Double click on the pictures below to see a larger version. 
 
-Tara (Foster) Sood
 
An Hour Rest Oil on Canvas Board 6x6 inches
An Hour Rest Oil on Canvas Board 6x6 inches
Wyoming scene with a fellow cowboy artist as the model. Completed: December 2012
Sunflower on a Man's Table Oil on Canvas 6x12 inches
Alla prima Still life Completed: March 2013
Sunflower on a Man's Table Oil on Canvas 6x12 inches
Coffee Break Oil on Canvas Board 11 x 14 inches
Coffee Break Oil on Canvas Board 11 x 14 inches
Alla prima still life Completed: January 2013
Onion and Sweet Potatoes Oil on Canvas 6x6 inches
Alla Prima Still Life Completed: June 2012 -2nd Place at the December show through the COAL gallery (Carlsbad-Oceanside Art League). -2nd place at the Spring Judged Show, San Clemente Art Association
Onion and Sweet Potatoes Oil on Canvas 6x6 inches
Small Eggplant Oil on Canvas 6x8 inches
Small Eggplant Oil on Canvas 6x8 inches
Alla prima still life Completed: Feb 2013
Beach Walk, Calafia Oil on Canvas Board 14 x 11 inches
En Plein Air and Studio Completed: February 2013
Beach Walk, Calafia Oil on Canvas Board 14 x 11 inches
The Bend at San Onofre Oil on Canvas Board 12 x 9 inches
The Bend at San Onofre Oil on Canvas Board 12 x 9 inches
En Plein Air Completed: July 2012
View from Above San Onofre Oil on Canvas 6x12 inches
En Plein Air Completed: Feb 2013
View from Above San Onofre Oil on Canvas 6x12 inches
Trestles at San Onofre Oil on Canvas  10x8 inches
Trestles at San Onofre Oil on Canvas 10x8 inches
En Plein Air Completed: June 2012
Churches San Onofre 6x8 inches Oil on Canvas
En Plein Aire Completed: September 2012
Churches San Onofre 6x8 inches Oil on Canvas
Surfing San Onofre Oil on Canvas Board 6x6 inches
Surfing San Onofre Oil on Canvas Board 6x6 inches
En Plein Air Completed: November 2012
Calafia View Oil on Canvas 8 x 10 inches
En Plein Air Completed: Feburary 2012 -Won honorable mention through the San Clemente Art Association September 2012 at the Summer Judged Show. -Juried into the winter show at the Art Beat on Main Street Gallery in Vista, CA Dec 2012.
Calafia View Oil on Canvas  8 x 10 inches
Beach Sentinels Oil on Canvas 8 x 10 inches
Beach Sentinels Oil on Canvas 8 x 10 inches
En Plein Air and studio Completed: April 2012 -Won third place at the May 2012 show through the COAL gallery (Carlsbad-Oceanside Art League). -Juried into the winter show at the Art Beat on Main Street Gallery in Vista, CA Dec 2012.
Relaxin' Oil on Canvas 24 x 18 inches
3 hour pose Alla Prima Completed: March 2013
Relaxin' Oil on Canvas 24 x 18 inches
Catching Some Rays Oil on Canvas  8 x 10 inches
Catching Some Rays Oil on Canvas 8 x 10 inches
En Plein Air, 45 minute model session Completed: Febuary 2012 -Won honorable mention in the Fall Judged Show 2012 through the San Clemente Art Association.
Checking Out the Scene Oil on Canvas 20 x 16 inches
3 hour pose Completed: February 2013
Checking Out the Scene Oil on Canvas 20 x 16 inches
Waiting to Dance Oil on Canvas Board 12 x 9 inches
Waiting to Dance Oil on Canvas Board 12 x 9 inches
3 hour pose and studio Completed: Feb 2013
Logan, he stayed still Charcoal on Newsprint 20x16 inches
15 minute pose line drawing Completed November 2012
Logan, he stayed still Charcoal on Newsprint 20x16 inches
Sailors' Hat Charcoal on Paper 6x8 inches
Sailors' Hat Charcoal on Paper 6x8 inches
Studio Completed: December 2012
Fresh Air Oil on Canvas Board 6x6 inches
Studio Completed: October 2011 Sold
Fresh Air Oil on Canvas Board 6x6 inches
The Sun Rising, Wyoming Oil on Canvas Board 6 x 12 inches
The Sun Rising, Wyoming Oil on Canvas Board 6 x 12 inches
En Plein Aire Completed: September 2011
The Strawberry Ladies Oil on Canvas 11 x 14 inches
En Plein Aire and Studio Completed June 2011 - This piece was selected to illustrate the Economic Development Section of the San Clemente City Plan August 2011.
The Strawberry Ladies Oil on Canvas 11 x 14 inches
Black Dahlia Oil on Canvas Board 6x6 inches
Black Dahlia Oil on Canvas Board 6x6 inches
Alla Prima Still Life Completed: September 2012 Gifted
Sleepy Friday Oil on Canvas 8 x 10 inches
En Plein Air Completed: May 2011
Sleepy Friday Oil on Canvas 8 x 10 inches
A Picture In and Of Herself Oil on Canvas 18 x 14 inches
A Picture In and Of Herself Oil on Canvas 18 x 14 inches
An exercise for a class Completed: Dec 2013
Gaijin Oil on Canvas 12 x 16 inches
An Assignment Completed: Dec 2013
Gaijin  Oil on Canvas 12 x 16 inches
San Onofre Camp Pendleton Beach Oil on Canvas 12 x 24 inches
San Onofre Camp Pendleton Beach Oil on Canvas 12 x 24 inches
En Plein Aire Completed: June 2013 $1350.00
Torrey Pines Lagoon Oil on Canvas 12 x 24 inches
En Plein Aire Completed: April 2013 $1350.00
Torrey Pines Lagoon Oil on Canvas 12 x 24 inches
Many Glacier Lodge Charcoal and Graphite on Paper 18 x 24 inches
Many Glacier Lodge Charcoal and Graphite on Paper 18 x 24 inches
An Assignment Completed: Nov 2013 $950.00
Greener on the Other Side Charcoal on Charcoal Paper 18 x 24 inches
Completed: September 2014 $2500.00
Greener on the Other Side Charcoal on Charcoal Paper 18 x 24 inches
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