DEREK HAS A UNIQUE BLEND OF STYLES FROM REALISM TO NEW SCHOOL WITH A BIT OF BIO-MECHANICAL, CARTOON AND GRAFFITI MIXED IN. THE COLORS ON HIS PIECES ARE SO VIVID THEY ALMOST LOOK REAL!
Derek started his career in 2004 at the age of 18. He started his apprenticeship with Cye Delaney at Diablo Tattoo in his local hometown. He then went on to explore more art styles and techniques across Alberta. Recently Derek has opened up his own tattoo shop called Electric Grizzly where he and 3 other talented artists have created a unique blend of art styles. Some of Derek’s favourite subjects to tattoo are animals and super heroes.