Dance of Life

Paul Jaarsma

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€ 495
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€ 495
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Inspiration
The dance of life can dance without resistance if the inner opposites are not in conflict with each other. There is an intuitive recognition that all movements appear spontaneously from the "essential". Within the painting Stonehenge forms the symbol of "the gate" to the "essential" of all creations. There is perfect balance in the movement of dance. Differences in form, emotion, or mental convictions therefore all have a right to exist within the dance of life. Every newly created movement can be completed smoothly through a new movement. It does not criticize the previous or next movement. We can call this surrender to life. In the painting this has been symbolized by allowing the east and west (opposites) to bend respectfully for each other.

Work method
This time-consuming technique originally comes from the Renaissance period. Leonardo da Vinci and Botticelli made use of this painting method. Recent artists adapted it somewhat, in accordance with today's consumables, but the principle has remained the same.The shape is determined by the play of light and dark, and with this fact I start on a gray pre-worked panel, the form with Omber natural and Titanium white to put down. In the mid-tone the gray background still continues to do its job. After this underpainting has cured sufficiently, the colors are transparent (glaze) to semi-transparent. The light is increased in layers This is often repeated several times, creating a mystical depth in the painting and starting to live strongly with the right lighting. After all, the light is reflected back in certain gradations through the layer of color via the underlayer, which gives an extra dimension to the work.

Price of the original work: €30.000,-

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Special art prints are issued in lower numbers and produced with superior printing techniques on extraordinary material with a high-end finish. The size of the work is often larger than the original and they come 'ready-to-hang' with a suspension system included.

The limited edition special art print "Dance of Life" by Paul Jaarsma bears the artist's signature and a handwritten edition number.

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A unique certificate of authenticity is issued and included with every purchased print. The certificate contains an image of the artwork, material specifications and the edition number. The certificate is signed by the original artist and the master printer and carries the embossed Certified Art Giclée™ quality mark.

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Hahnemühle German Etching
The fine art print "Dance of Life" by Paul Jaarsma is made using 310 grams German Etching paper which is a traditional machine-made etching paper. It has an extremely soft surface with a light structure and is very popular amongst graphic designers. This paper is extremely suitable for complex prints and belongs to the absolute top of digital printing materials. German Etching meets the highest standards set by museums and art collectors.

Type:Fine art print
Edition:Limited edition of 25
Artist:Paul Jaarsma
Title work:Dance of Life
Material:Hahnemühle German Etching
Frame:unframed
Size print:80 x 67 cm
Size image:70 x 57 cm
Certificate of authenticity:Yes
Artist signature:Yes
Warranty:Lifelong quality guarantee

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about the artist

Meet Paul Jaarsma

Paul Jaarsma

After traveling over 35.000 km through the whole continent of Africa Jaarsma realized that respect forms the backbone for people who live in harmony with nature. Nature shows that in all its beauty. It is his wish to give shape to this awareness and transfer it to others.

'The images which flow from his brushes are timeless in essence, but in terms of image, they may be history soon.'

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