Grandma Moses: American Art History Project and Lesson

Grandma Moses was a self-taught American folk artist of the mid-19th Century who influenced future Modern artists by her pure depiction of rural life in America. This lesson includes a short biography, art analysis discussion questions, two copies of the artists paintings, art elements and art project. The project is a drawing of a tree swaying in the wind and uses texture and movement created by lines, shapes and colors. (7 Pages) Designed for ages 6-14.