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....

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....

'Shenandoah Valley (1938) by American artist Grandma Moses (1860-1961). via WikiPaintings

'Shenandoah Valley (1938) by American artist Grandma Moses (1860-1961). via WikiPaintings

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

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

“If I hadn’t taken up painting, I would have raised chickens…it’s all art.” -Grandma Moses

Realmente increíble la trayectoria de esta mujer que empezó a pintar bien entrados los 70 años. Autodidacta, viuda y madre de 10 hijos, de los cuales sólo

"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.

"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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