Grandma Moses - sold her first painting at the age of 79- A perfect example of why should never give up on your dreams...

Grandma Moses, a. Anna Mary Robertson Moses, folklorist, painter – Proving that it is never too late to be who you were always supposed to be, Grandma Moses began painting in her seventies.

Emily Carr

You will have to experiment and try things out for yourself and you will not be sure of what you are doing. - Emily Carr, Canadian artist (Group of Seven)

Franklin Carmichael (Canadian, 1890–1945), Group of Seven painter

Franklin Carmichael, sketching in the La Cloche area, circa 1935 (photo from the John Mastin Collection)