UPON FURTHER ABSTRACTION
THE SUMMER SQUASH is dying down, but the tomatoes multiply and apple season has arrived.
The gardens are filled with tall spikes of purple butterfly bush and blue lobelia and electric blooms of orange cosmos, tithonia, and marigold.
The last of the day lilies will be gone this week, and the phlox are beginning to sputter. White clematis and bush clover and pink aster will take over in September.
As I clear the decks to transition to a new season of painting, here are some works I completed over the summer.