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"Sugaring Off" Painting by Grandma Moses. Sold in 2006 after her death for 1.2 million. She started painting in her 70's when her arthritis made embroidery too painful. She produced over 2000 paintings.

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The Artist, Grandma Moses and Her Paintings

Grandma Moses began her art career in her 70's ...became successful and was busy as world renown artist until her death at age 101.

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Nothing like some Grandma Moses to think about the nostalgia of winter. ( we visited the Moses Museum and purchased a print like this...I hang it each Christmas....

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Anna Mary Robertson ("Grandma") Moses Apple Butter Making 1944/1947 private collection © Grandma Moses Properties Co. courtesy Galerie St. Etienne

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Hoosick Falls in Winter - The Village of Hoosick Falls will always have a key place in the biography of Grandma Moses. It was here that her paintings were first discovered, sitting in Thomas' Drugstore window, and it is here that the artist is buried.

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