Some of my favorite work is inspired by clients. Last month, my first Inspire Me contest was supposed to be just a little thing with a scant few entries. Texts, emails, phone calls, yes, even snail mails with ideas, drawings and photos. Simple rules, the winner would be someone I did not know personally and runner up would be open to anyone whether I knew them or not.
The best part? The stories tagging along with the entries. Funny, heartwarming and heartwrenching.
The winner, Sylvia M., is an amateur photographer never far from her camera. Her entry charmed me:
Etched onto glass, it came out like this:
Sylvia's sense of humor is share-worthy. Here she is along with her entry: