Born on the East coast of Canada into the Miqmak Nation, Derek was adopted by a Norwegian mother and a Canadian father. Derek was always an artist from his earliest days.
Chester Joseph was born on the Capilano reserve in 1963. His mother is from the eagle clan on Vancouver Island.He is best known for his bright red salmon eggs and his artwork is sought after throughout the Pacific Northwest and around the world.
Richard E. Baker (Feb 12, 1962) is of the Squamish Nation in North Vancouver, BC, Capilano Indian Reserve. Richard is an International known artist for his North West Coast Art, as well as entrepreneur in the construction and the timber industries.
Tony is the son of Cape Dorset artist Kellypalik Curley. He loves to carve and he executes his pieces in a simple style.
Noo learned how to carve stone at the young age of 11, by watching his father Alashua.
Napachie Ashoona was born on October 10, 1974, in Cape Dorset, Baffin Island. He is a member of one of the most prominent families of Inuit artists in Canada. His Grandmother, Pitseolak Ashoona, was a famous printmaker, and so is his talented mother, Sorosiluto.
Ashevak Adla was born on February 22, 1977, at the nursing station in Cape Dorset, Baffin Island, Northwest Territories. He is the eldest child of Kumajuk and David Adla, and the grandson of Cape Dorset carver Audla Pee.
Etidloie Adla was born on October 28, 1982, in Cape Dorset, Nunavut Territory and he continues to live and work in his birthplace.
Matt Tunnillie was born April 16, 1976 and is the son of carver Ashevak Tunnillie.
Maxine was born in Manitoba of Santee Oglala Sioux parents.