2000 to 2015

Professional Indigenous Artist Barbara Derrick


The Artist's Mask Muse

Masks were traditionally worn in ceremonies by Indigenous people to embody the energy of the spirit their clans or names they represented. 


From left to right: (to see full images click on them to enlarge them.)

From right side to left; names of paintings and buyer's first name:

1. Far Left: "Full Moon Night" ~ latex painting on wood (Sarah)
2. Top row, mid right: "Hunter" ~ acrylic on canvasette (unknown)
3. Bottom row, left: "Fishing" ~ acrylic on canvasette (Trudy)
4. Far Top, right row: "Mystical" ~ acrylic on canvas board (Delia)


Our latest and best photos

We love to take pictures and show them to the world.

In Memory of My Mother

In Memory of My Father

Elder: Elsie Quintal    

Recent Works

From tradeshow sales to commissioned pieces

It doesn't have to be too expensive to ask an artist to create something for your loved one.

Black Wolf 
Acrylic & Wood (sold)

Tiger Impressionistic Work
Acrylic Painting (Artist Collection)

Impressionistic Colors
Title: Muskwa
Acrylic Painting (Artist Collection)

Acrylic, Wood and Resin

Commissioned: Acrylic, Wood and Polymor Seal (Sold)

Commissioned: Acrylic, Wood and Resin Seal (Sold)


11828 66 St. NW
Edmonton, AB, T5B 1J3, CA

About Native Studio Art

Native Studio Art is a home-based business operated by an Indigenous Artist  Educator and Author  of "Walking In Your Power- lessons from the grandmothers," recommended as one of the top 100 Indigenous books by CBC Books.

Barbara Derrick 's Mission is to provide  unforgettable experiences to people  who want to build confidence through a creative muse  in different disciplines: art, drawing, carving, cooking, music and more. Art brings multicultural learning into the space and it is core to our being.

Through the courses Barbara provides guidance in marketing of your art and improving your skills. The ability to create your own successes. Barbara Derrick provides navigation to people of all ages who leave what they know at the door and JUMP to build their wings while learning!
It's not just about the creation of the art, it's about you! Art is a product. It's about putting it out into the world so you can live your life fully, and live your dreams. Understanding how your brand connects with a certain audience, and how to tap into them. Create, grow and connect with your audience. Become empowered by knowing your value, your purpose, seeing your vision unfold and because you choose to be.

Native Studio Art