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Large-Scale, Late Summer Botanicals Begin

Queen Anne's Lace, 2015 - Michaela Harlow - Graphite, Charcoal and Pastel on 30" x 48" Paper 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 could barely move on Monday and Tuesday I was a complete zombie. It’s been quite hot, and perhaps the muggy conditions are playing a role.

Fortunately, yesterday afternoon I began to perk back up. And that’s a good thing because I had a slew of errands to run and the next two weeks are a little bit crazy with exhibits coming down and going back up. Next week I’ll be in Boston quite a bit and there will be little time for drawing.

I finished up my first large-scale botanical drawing this morning while the air was still cool and I am eager to carry on with the next.

Queen Anne's Lace - Michaela Harlow - Large Scale Botanical Drawing Working on large-scale drawings and catching whatever breeze kicks up in the dogtrot entryway

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