Angela Trotta Thomas is the only artist ever officially licensed by Lionel
Known as “The Train Lady,” her work has been featured on the covers of numerous national magazines and Lionel catalogs and her paintings have also been exhibited in the Smithsonian
In 1937, Lionel unveiled what would become one of the most famous locomotives ever in model trains – the 700E Scale Hudson. In 2010, Lionel completed the circle of excellence begun in its earliest days by introducing the VISION Line version of this legend
Since its introduction in 1937 through 1942, Lionel catalogs featured its proudest accomplishment on the covers – the Scale Hudson Locomotive. The inaugural Lionel Art Collection Ornament Keepsake celebrates the legendary locomotive with the patriotic red
The artistry and craftsmanship behind the creation of blown glass ornaments is a time-honored tradition that Lionel is proud to include in the new holiday line.