Wing photographing himself with his portrait.
Water Image #4 Wing at the beach
Acrylic on canvas
24 x 24 inches
Barbara Muir © 2013
My client Wing is in New York City today, the lucky
guy (one of my favorite cities in the world), so I thought
I'd show you this picture of Wing in my kitchen
photographing himself with his portrait.
Sometimes I take a portrait to my clients, but most
of the time clients come and pick up their commissioned
work here. Either way it's always an emotional exchange.
I am excited because the work is done, and I have put
my heart and soul into it, and the client is excited and
happy because our collaboration has made an idea come alive.
It's so gratifying in ways I can't even describe when
a subject loves the painting, and Wing did. I am
almost over this cold/flu bug, and every improvement
is so welcome. Wing's happiness and the sound of
robins singing in the spring today made me