Painting on the Train…in Vain!

“Painting on the Train...in Vain” acrylic on canvas paper, mounted on masonite 6″ x 6″ © 2008 Marilyn Fenn

“Painting on the Train…in Vain”
acrylic on canvas paper, mounted on masonite
6″ x 6″
© 2008 Marilyn Fenn

We took the train to LA and back last week, and I brought some small art supplies, and tried doing a few tiny paintings on the train.

Nothing much great happened, painting-wise.  Ostensibly, one could say I painted 5 little paintings on the lurching train, but I wasn’t happy with anything I did there.

So, I am reworking them, one by one.  This is the first one I completed since returning home.

One Response to Painting on the Train…in Vain!

  • susan says:

    how fun is that? i love the idea. i did some pencil sketches in germany on the train — it was difficult to draw, let alone paint – but i love that you did!susan

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