Walk of Fire 120x300cm – Original Resin on Cotton Canvas by artist Jessica Skye Baker
Created with vibrant orange, golds and smashes of red. ‘Walk of Fire’ has taken months for resin artist Jessica Skye Baker to complete.
This is a resin piece painted with intent, to be strong and powerful. It is a stand out piece.
Initially a mixture of orange acrylic paints have been layered on the large scale one meter by two meter stretched canvas. Then multiple fine pours of resin have been added to the piece overtime. In between the layers of resin dyes and pigments have been thrown onto the entire surface. In the final finale a very fine metallic gold pigment has been thrown into the wet resin. Resin artist Jessica Skye Baker is known to confidently use multiple techniques to create unique colour blends. Her paintings are completely custom and unique and can never be re-created. She paints with passion and her work very much portrays this.
‘Walk of Fire’ has been painted with as much triumph as its name states. It is a painting that will dominate a room and control its space. This confident painting can hang in a professional space, boardroom or reception area. Or it can hang in a contemporary, modern or newly furnished home. It works well with refurbished antique pieces such as a dining table and chairs or softer surroundings, a linen couch.
Firewalking has been practiced throughout the world for many years. It is known as a symbolic act that portrays an individual’s courage, strength or faith. ‘Walk of Fire’ is an artwork that conveys firewalking in a visual sense. It is a courageous, strong piece that has been created with true passion. Resin artist Jessica Skye Baker knows her mediums. She has been painting for decades and has sold work all over the world. Her confidence and energy naturally protrude from this piece.
The colour orange is often associated to being social in the art of Feng Shui it is a great colour to promote energy and lively conversations and good times. Have a glass of wine in hand and some great food and what does ‘Walk of Fire’ inspire in you? ‘Walk of Fire’ is not just the hero painting in the room it is also a great conversation starter. Visually It signifies the colour of orange in all of its splendour but it is guaranteed to bring many a story to life. With anyone of Jessica’s paintings she asks the observer to interpret their own meaning from her artwork. To have their own connection. She asks them not to be afraid to express what they see or how they feel.
Artist Jessica Skye Baker perfected her mediums at an early age and has been painting for decades. Hundreds of her works hang in homes, hotels and in interior stores. Her work is available online on the Australian version of The Block Shop, at the Baker Collection website and international sales are through Saatchi Art online.
‘Walk of Fire’ be brave and have fun with your art investment. Love it.