Artist Gary Walker was always a lover of the arts. He started drawing at an early age winning his first art contest while in the first grade the contest surrounded the importance of reading. Mr. Walker was nominated by all the class to design the poster that won 1st place.
Mr. Walker continued to progress as an artist winning 1st place for his painting "The Masai Warrior" at the first Beach Institute/King-tisdelll Cottage art exhibition in 1990. The following year Mr. Walker earned a Bachelor's of Fine Arts in Illustration in 1991 from the prestigious Savannah College of Art and Design.
Since graduation Mr. Walker has exhibited his paintings at art galleries and has created artwork as a free-lance artist.
Artist Statement: Thru the heart thru the hand comes creativity that turns lines, shapes and colors into beautiful displays of life.