She was a poet, artist, writer and performer. She was born of an English mother and a Six Nations Mohawk chief. She is known to have made a significant contribution to Aboriginal and Canadian oral and written culture. She toured extensively all her life presenting her duality to the audience and mesmorizing them with dramatic flair. This work is a tribute to great women who set high goals for themselves. This work is an encaustic mixed media collage on wood, 12″ x 12″ X 3/4″.