Oshutsiak was born on November 5th, 1972 in Cape Dorset,
which is located on Baffin Island in Canada's high arctic.
The community of Cape Dorset has the highest
number of well known Inuit artists than any other region
in Nunavut (Northwest territories).
Mary lives in Cape Dorset and is the daughter of Omalluq
Oshutsiak who is a very well known Inuit artist.
carves mostly human forms and is best known for her sculptures
of woman with babies.