Brit Ellis is a multidisciplinary artist and community worker with a background in social justice and counseling work. She combines her work and life experience to influence her beadwork. Marrying traditional and modern influences to create intricate work that inspires conversation and connection is her specialty. Her work has been featured on blogs, across social media and CBC's Unreserved Radio program. She tries to create a variety of works that speak to the complexity of Indigenous identities and experiences on Turtle Island. Brit also facilitates workshops to help foster reconnection between community members and traditional art practices. Brit is a Haudenosaunee woman of mixed ancestry currently living in Tkaronto.