Monthly Archives: September 2010

A Few More New Small Painting-Sketches

"Organics Sketch 17" | Watercolor crayons on Stonehenge paper | 8" x 8" | © 2010 Marilyn Fenn -- These could be considered studies for future larger works, but they are also (usually) little paintings or drawings in and of themselves. This painting is a further study into the basic organic forms I have been working with.

New Work: Organics Sketch 16

"Organics Sketch 16" | Watercolor crayons on Stonehenge paper | 8" x 8" | © 2010 Marilyn Fenn

I’m Drawing, I’m Drawing Again

I sure do love to draw!  There's something about the act of drawing that's so immediate, intentional and strong.  My urge to draw has been just huge for the past couple of years. Lately, I've been finding ways to introduce drawing into my painting process (again).

Continuing to Work Small on my Organics Series

"Organics Sketch 15" | Acrylic on Stonehenge paper | 7.5" x 7.5" | © 2010 Marilyn Fenn -- ...in these images of interconnected solids among voids in a space of ambiguous depth, how are the parts connected; what is attached to what, and where?  I paint in order to see...

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn’t say any other way – things I had no words for.

— Georgia O’Keeffe

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Gallery of Recent Paintings

Pecan Street Boogie - Oil on Canvas - 10 x 10 - © 2015 Marilyn Fenn Untitled (2015-007) - Oil painting by Marilyn Fenn Throwing Off Her Robes - Oil on Canvas -12 x 12 - © 2015 Marilyn Fenn Squeezebox Oil on Canvas 12 x 12 - © 2015 Marilyn Fenn