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Canada's Folk Artist

"Maudie" - Movie Trailer

Academy Award® nominees Sally Hawkins (Happy-Go-Lucky, Blue Jasmine) and Ethan Hawke star in the true story of Maud Lewis, who overcame the physical challenge of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis to become one of Canada’s premier folk artists. (Mongrel Media)

Maud Lewis: Renaissance of a N.S. folk artist.

CBC Nova Scotia video montage of the famed Nova Scotia folk artist. She has experienced a renaissance in popular culture thanks to the film "Maudie." But what was her real life like?

Maud Lewis: A World Without Shadows

Set against a background of her paintings and the Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, landscapes they depict, this short documentary is a portrait of the life and work of one of Canada's foremost primitive painters, Maud Lewis. By the National Film Board of Canada.

Maud on Pinterest

There is no doubt that even though Maud lived most of her life in a small painted house, her artwork and her legacy has lived on to travel the world and lift the spirit of so many people.

Check out the exceptional Pinterest board which pulls together hundreds of photographs, articles and links which truly shows how far and wide Maud is loved.

Maud and Me

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