I've always been fascinated with the early morning, just before the sun peeks over the horizon. There is a sense of peace about this time before the hustle and bustle. It was this tranquil peace that I was trying to capture.

The painting is on a cradled wood panel with finished edges. It comes ready to hang. 

- Christopher Garvey

Morning over Gray Bay SC

Oil painting on wood

Signed on front

12.5" h x 28.5" w x .5" d
1 lbs. 0 oz.



Christopher Garvey
Summerville, South Carolina

Getting to Know Christopher

Christopher Garvey focuses on the still life in his work, capturing objects like dishes and fruit with impressive clarity. He currently lives in South Carolina and finds inspiration in Renaissance and Baroque art. When it comes to technique, he enjoys the challenge of accurate drawing and the transparent qualities of oil paint. He has collected many books over the years, which he uses to improve his practice.