Rebecca Baker-Grenier | Skowkale Territory, British Columbia
Rebecca is of Kwakiuł and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh ancestry. She is a multi-disciplinary artist and holds a BA from the University of British Columbia with a Major in the First Nations and Indigenous Studies Program. Rebecca has recently broadened her artistic practice to include fashion design and is currently apprenticing under established Indigenous designer and artist, Himikalas Pam Baker. Rebecca was the recipient of the 2021 YVR Emerging Artist Scholarship for her fashion design. She is an Artistic Associate for the Dancers of Damelahamid and the Festival Associate for the Coastal Dance Festival. Rebecca has been dancing pow-wow for twenty years and is a dancer with the Dancers of Damelahamid. She has also been creating sewn and beaded regalia since the age of eleven. She is the regalia designer for the Dancers of Damelahamid’s productions (2016 – present).