Amanda grew up in Northern Ontario and comes from Wiikwemkoong Unceeded First Nation and Nipissing First Nation. She is a self-taught artist of many mediums and has used to the art of beading to connect to her Ojibwe roots.
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Our mother also contributes to beadwork made by Gookookoo Beads. She is a mixed Anishinaabekwe of Scottish and Ojibwe descent with her family hailing from Nipissing First Nation Area. She is reconnecting to her Ojibwe roots through beading.