Fancy Shawl Dancer

Shirley Hill (Anatsipi’kssaakii – Pretty Sound Bird Woman) is the daughter of Kurt Hill and the late Rosa Ross. Her father is originally from Frankfurt, Germany and her late mom was from Siksika Nation. Shirley has a beautiful daughter and an eighteen year old grandson. She has been dancing for over 39 years, and loves to teach fancy shawl dance, teach beading class and craft-making.

Shirley received the Nicholson Family Scholarship, Dreamcatcher Scholarship Award and Calgary Police Citizen Award. Shirley loves to inspire and encourage everyone to be proud of their traditions.  


Love, light and laughter