Grandma Moses: Portrait Of The Artist

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

~Author Unknown

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

Busy Time by Grandma Moses

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

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



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Jeff Cunningham

Writing about extraordinary lives. Came for the stories; stayed for the people.