Steve Rostron studied BA Fine Art specialising in painting at Cheltenham and Gloucester College (now the University of Gloucester). He trained to be a teacher at Bretton Hall College, Yorkshire and taught and painted in Yorkshire in 2009 until he relocated to Lancashire to devote more time to painting. Steve is based in the village of Sabden and captures the dramatic countryside nearby and works from his small studio which has a clear view of Pendle hill. He states that he is fascinated by the constantly changing weather and even painting from memory his view ‘informs the end results’.
Steve has had a very successful relationship with the Longitude Gallery where his work proves to be very popular and is much in demand. Steve Rostron is establishing himself as one of the areas best painters and has recently won two local painting competitions, Painting Padiham and Create Longridge.
Find out more about Steve’s work at www.steverostron.co.uk