Monthly Archives: July 2015


Large-Scale, Late Summer Botanicals Begin

 Queen Anne’s Lace, 2015 – Graphite, Charcoal and Pastel on 30″ x 48″ Paper I was struck low by a terrible migraine this week. Headaches are not normal for me, let alone migraines, but I […]

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Late Peonies

 Late Peonies, 2015. Graphite, Charcoal and Chalk Pastel on 14″ x 10.5″ Paper This is the last of the smaller drawings for now. Scaling up in paper size, but sticking with graphite, charcoal and pastel […]

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Peonies, Early White

 Peonies, Early White, 2015 – Graphite Pencil, Charcoal and Chalk Pastel on 14″ x 10.5″ Paper After working these botanical ideas for a little more than a week, I feel ready to move up in […]

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Spider Dahlias

 Spider Dahlias, 2015 – Graphite Pencil, Chalk Pastel & Charcoal on 14″ x 10.5″ Paper Dahlias and their close cousins, Chrysanthemums, are the peonies of late summer: big, bold, bodacious beauties. I have my favorites, […]

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