Standard Shipping for delivery by Dec 24 has ended. Most products available with Express Shipping.

Caring souls surrounding the brave into battle and on journeys he has to make, he won’t be alone. Great and loving spirits are with him and fill him with courage.

Images used by permission of:
Northwestern University Library, Edward S. Curtis’s ‘The North American Indian’: the Photographic Images, 2001.


All Products

american, native, spirit, xara


  • saleire
    saleireover 6 years ago

    Oh my great aunt!!!!!!!! This is absolutely gorgeous!!!!! I love it Arie…’s perfect!!!!!! You can feel the energy from this work….and it feels very strong, and full of the spirit of love. Truly a beautiful image xxx

  • Thank you Sal, you’re very sweet!!

    – Arie van der Wijst

  • SelinaEM
    SelinaEMover 6 years ago

    Instant fave…Just wonderful

  • Jim Phillips
    Jim Phillipsover 6 years ago

    Absolutely a wonderful work of art. Well done.

  • LindaR
    LindaRover 6 years ago

    this is so moving ~ the layered art is masterful ~ but what has moved directly to my heart is the soul of his eyes ~ wonderful tribute to these “human beings” xx

  • Romo
    Romoover 6 years ago


  • cherylc1
    cherylc1over 6 years ago

    brillant-you can just feel the pride and courage!!

  • Mystic Raven 9
    Mystic Raven 9over 6 years ago

    Stunning work!!

  • Dawnsky2
    Dawnsky2over 6 years ago


    absolutely wonderful,,such spirit, an instant fav for me,, fabulous work :))

  • Lisa  Jewell
    Lisa Jewellover 6 years ago

    Incredible and so evoking……..I love this piece….

  • kingofconway
    kingofconwayover 6 years ago

    thats pretty cool, but im not so sure you can sell it.

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10%off for joining

the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.