Kanyon Sayers-Roods is a Mutsun-Ohlone and Chumash California Native. She also goes by her given Native name, “Coyote Woman.” She is an artist, poet, published author, activist, student, and teacher. Kanyon’s art has been featured at the De Young Museum, The Somarts Gallery, Gathering Tribes, Snag Magazine, and numerous powwows and indigenous gatherings. She is a recent graduate of the Art Institute of California, Sunnyvale, obtaining her Associate and Bachelor of Science degrees in web design and interactive media. Costanoan Ohlone Mutsun and Chumash Native American Kanyon Sayers-Roods’ art is an expression of her Native heritage.