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Buy 2 books or book lots, get 1 free. When checking out, put “Social Media Sale” in the Paypal comments.

You will have to pay upfront for all 3 books, then I will reverse charges on the third book. 68 more words

Books

Sehari di Delft

Selain terinspirasi dengan dongeng – dongeng dari majalah Bobo, mengunjungi Delft juga menjadi salah satu tujuan saya mendatangi Belanda. Seorang sahabat lama saya, Aulia, tengah melanjutkan sekolah di sana. 686 more words

Travel

Michael Mapes

Inspired by 17th century Dtch Masters such as Rembrandt, Vermeer, and Nicolaes Eliasz Pickenoy, New York-based artist Michael Mapes recreates famous paintings using a method of dissection and optical illustion. 190 more words

Art And Design

all is not equal

Helena Jans, the protagonist of my novel The Words in my Hand* worked as a maid in seventeenth century Amsterdam. She could write – we know this because Descartes wrote to her, and anticipated her letters to him. 249 more words

Writing

Art's Inner Beauty

About two years ago, I had a unique opportunity to visit a Rembrandt exhibition at the North Carolina Museum of Art. Walking through the galleries, steadily watched by the eyes of Rembrandt’s sitters, it was not his brilliant use of lighting nor his consistently adept brushwork that resonated with me most during that visit. 1,275 more words

The Milk Maid - Jan Vermeer

“Equisite”

is the word that comes to my mind looking at
this painting from circa 1658 by the Dutch
painter Jan Vermeer. I find this “snapshot” of… 29 more words

ART

Girl with a Pearl Earring and a Refreshing Pint

Hi There! Long time no see!

I just got back from my last painting class, which is a four-day course that I’ve attended every summer since I was around 7 years old. 104 more words

Original Work