Narrative: ETERNAL EMBRACE has a persona that sets it apart. It immediately creates a relationship with the viewer when standing in front of it due to its human forms and shapes. It is a captivating creature, a friend who listens, someone who senses your soul, your deep emotions, your love. Its sculptural mount complements the organic figures and all of these soulful, intertwining curves become the eternal embrace.
Overall Dimensions: Width 26” x Height 40” x Depth 3.5″
Format: oil painted panels, attached to wooden hanging structure (included)
Oil paint on stretched canvas created using only the finest quality materials
The Stretchers: Designed, created and built by the artist, this unique ‘Nature’s Secret’ stretcher is hand drawn and carved with a multi-layered, ridged edge for added effect. The stretchers have a convex back which protrudes from the wall.
The Wooden Hanging Structure: Designed by the artist to augment the narrative, this sculptural element is created from padauk wood by Furniture maker Robert Post. The art and wood structure are raised from the wall and have the appearance of floating.
The Paint: ‘Old Holland Classic Oil Colours’ oil paint for the richest, most vibrant color
The Oil: ‘Chelsea Classical Studio’ Clarified Pale Cold Pressed Walnut Oil. This oil will not darken, and contributes to the deep richness of tones and hues in the work. This magnificent oil was mentioned many times as a favored painting medium in the writings of Leonardo DaVinci!
The Canvas: #10 double-filled Army Duck canvas, selected for its smooth, uniform surface and durability