Steven was born in Manchester. He graduated from Manchester and WolverHampton Universities with a BA (Hons) in Fine Art and held his first exhibition in 1994.
In 1995, after taking part in the Discerning Eye Competition, he exhibited at The Mall Gallery in London. In the same year he had his first very successful one man show in Knutsford, this led the way to further exhibitions in both Buxton and Alderley Edge.
Steven's work has featured in "The Art Magazine" and "Artist and Illustrator" He is in demand as a demonstrator of paintings to art societies around the country.
He work has been reproduced as both limited edition prints and greetings cards, It is now increasingly sought after.