"It's not how old you are, it's how you feel." This beautiful painting, "We Are Coming To Church," is by Grandma Moses (1860-1961.) Without any formal training, this remarkable woman started painting when she was in her seventies. She went on to create over 1000 works of art! She once said: "Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be." May Grandma Moses inspire us to appreciate every moment of every day.
"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.
Grandma Moses, Anna Mary Robertson Moses (September 7, 1860 – December 13, 1961), better known as "Grandma Moses", was a renowned American folk artist. She is often cited as an example of an individual successfully beginning a career in the arts at an advanced age.