Elijah Picard, an emerging Innu artiste was born in 1999 on the North Shore. He grew up with his mother in Montreal, and he lives now in Pessamit. His mother, a recognized fashion designer, is an inspiration for him because she encourages him to pursue his artistic dreams. Music and singing were always present in his life. He likes to perform songs from his preferred artists such as The Weeknd and Ed Sheeran. He recently composed his first piece inspired by periods during his life. He is happy that he can finally share his art.