Art Appreciation @ BellaOnline artappreciation help, information, tips and techniques. en-us Copyright 2019 All Rights Reserved. Wed, 24 Jul 2019 00:15:20 EST 240 Art Appreciation @ BellaOnline Flowers in Art from the Dutch Golden Age The Dutch have had a national passion for flowers - beginning in the 16thc. I'll discuss interesting aspects of floral arrangements then and now and artists who painted flowers (and one who didn't). Sat, 13 Jul 2019 22:10:10 EST Genius of Vermeer the Artist If you have ever seen a painting by Johannes Vermeer, you will notice extraordinary brushwork and colors (to die for). I will discuss the camera obscura and highlights from this Dutch artist's oeuvre. Sat, 29 Jun 2019 22:10:10 EST Elephants in Art + Their Fate Sat, 15 Jun 2019 22:10:10 EST