Chris likes traveling around world and attending to concerts.
Chris loves playing the bass guitar.
Chris is left-handed.
Chris lived in Japan, where he was tattooed by some of his idols.
At the age of 18, his parents moved to Switzerland, leaving Garver in the United States by his own.
He moved to New York in his early 20s, wanting to start his tattooing carrer.
Many tatto artists consider him one of the best tattooers in the world.
Chris has tattooed in North America, South America, Asia and Europe.
Chris' mother was an artist, and encouraged him to follow her career.
Chris has two older brothers.
Chris resides in Miami, Florida.
Chris is 6' 1".
Chris received his favorite tattoo three years ago from a monk when he was in Thailand. Its meaning is "to protect."
Chris can be found at the True Tattoo shop in Hollywood, California when not in the Miami Ink Studios. He owns partnership of the shop along with Clay Decker.
Chris started in tattooing career at the age of 17 when he sold his bass guitar in order to buy tattoo equipment.
Chris received his first professional tattoo at age 15.
Chris attended the Pittsburgh High School for the Creative and Performing Arts.
Chris Garver: Some of my favorite tattoo artists are Horiyoshi, Horitomo and Horitoshi. I've already been tattooed by them when I lived in Japan.
Chris Garver: I took one year of art school, but my mother was an artist so I learned a lot from her.
Chris Garver: I find cover-ups challenging, but I enjoy them if I am not limited in design by the customer.
Chris Garver: I'm not really a tattooer,I just play one on T.V.