Grandma Moses - Interesting information
She's most famous for her landscapes.
> Grandma Moses was born in 1860 and died at age 101 in 1961.
> She had no formal art training.
Students enjoyed her depiction of everyday life in a rural area. We compared and contrasted our daily lives with the activities depicted in Grandma Moses' paintings.
Students then created their own landscape paintings inspired by Grandma Moses.