When the teacher librarian at
Narrative can be found in so many places and this lovely book tells us about the life one of
As well as portraying her own life, she is also known for the many scenes she painted of rural life in
Eventually, her paintings became so sought after that she had trouble keeping up with the demand. She died in 1970 due to poor health.
Maud Lewis' paintings do indeed tell stories and Jo Ellen Bogart does a great job telling us her story, too.
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UPDATE: Just had it brought to my attention that the National Gallery in London has a webpage that allows viewers to learn more about well-known paintings and add sounds to 'enhance' the story.