Grandma Moses: Portrait Of The Artist

People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it

~Author Unknown

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“Home” by Grandma Moses (author’s collection)
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Anna Mary Robertson Moses, known as Grandma Moses, at her canvas.
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October by Grandma Moses

“I’ll forget everything, everything except how things used to be and how to paint it so people will know how we used to live.”

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Busy Time by Grandma Moses

Her work and life helped our nation recall its roots in the countryside and on the frontier. — President Kennedy

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March by Grandma Moses
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Early Fall (author’s collection)
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Norman Rockwell’s Christmas Homecoming
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Grandma Moses’ first painting on a fireboard canvas, 1918

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Producer of Extraordinary Lives 2019 @TellyAwards for documentaries @ IconicVoices.tv; Author of Be Somebody @ jeffcunningham.com; ex-publisher @Forbes

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