In 1999, Jan became known as Jan Polk, Painter of the Great American Flower Collection (GAFC), the "respect series" of fine art watercolor
paintings....images which are reminders to treat yourself and others with respect.
Beginning in 2003, Jan Polk is also becoming well known for her impressionist, plein air oil plaintings. The oil paintings are painted on location using only a palette knife and oil paints. The water color paintings below are painted from a photo reference.