"Place, with a trace of humanity" Photography/Photo of the Day/Pittsburgh

An Artist’s Palette

I was talking to my artist friend Bill Pfahl and asked if I could post a photo of him painting a scene of a church in Lawrenceville. Part of my people at work series.  He agreed.  Turns out I shot him in 2006.  Tuesday I’m going to ask when he’s painting, if I can find him in the city and shoot another portrait.   Here is his palette. He painted the church where Mark and Erika were married and gave it to them as a gift. It hangs in their front hall where it changes as the light changes throughout the day.

7 responses

  1. erica

    In 21 minutes, SUMMER! happy Solstice at 7:16AM!!! A beautiful photo for an “intense” Season –water, sunlight, strawberry red for the earth XOXOXOXO

    June 21, 2011 at 6:53 am

  2. Laura

    Happy summer

    June 21, 2011 at 7:46 am

  3. Sue Reinfeld

    The palette almost looks like a painting.

    June 21, 2011 at 7:50 am

  4. Vincie

    I agree with Sue. The palette is so beautiful it almost looks like a painting

    June 21, 2011 at 8:57 am

  5. Very cool and I love that it’s in a workshop , that’s my guess anyway. I can just see the paint being slung around.

    June 21, 2011 at 10:56 am

  6. Sweet story. :)

    June 22, 2011 at 6:31 pm

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