Fine Art by Steve Garst
"Alabama Migratory Waterfowl Stamp Competition"
This is a portion of my original sketch as I worked out my design. I worked from a mounted duck set up and lighted in my studio. From the start I discovered I had to look at the mount from exactly the same angle each time, because with the slightest movement the colors changed.
Watercolor 11 X 15
SOLDWhile camping on Dauphin Island I noticed blackbirds gathering in the top of a dead tree...the more I watched the more I saw what colorful characters they truly are.
Collection of Carrie & David Dortch Fairhope/Dauphin Island, AL.
Our dingy...we call our 30 ft cruiser Tide Stick...its from a Cheech and Chong movie. SOLD
This is a quick watercolor study done on watercolor board.
"The Syrup Maker"
We were invited out to our friends Nancy and Roy Granger's ranch for the annual syrup making event. We enjoyed the best homemade sausage and biscuits and met some great folks.
Watercolor 9.5 X 14
Another painting from Nancy and Roy Granger's annual syrup making event.
Watercolor 9.5 X 24
"Rounding the Point"
I have to thank my friend "Summer" for helping me finish this painting. She knew exactly what I needed to do to get it just right.
Laughing Gulls catching the Fall breeze just off the East end of Dauphin Island, Alabama.
24 X 36 Acrylic on canvas