Cultural Background: Métis (Huron and Algonquin), Québec
Pamela Cailloux was born in Chibougamau Québec. She is of Métis decent consisting of Huron and Algonquin heritage. Her artwork is heavily influenced by the teachings of the medicine wheel consisting of balance, seasons, elements and harmony. Mother earth is often represented in her works as an energy and spirit that is determined to heal and restore natural order. Pamela has been drawing all her life and the style we see today, began to take shape around 1995.