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Steve was born in Nebraska, grew up in Colorado and from a young age wanted to see the world.
He joined the navy and spent 4 years travelling the seas in a submarine.
Having visited Ireland several times with his family decided that Co.Mayo in the West of Ireland was a good place to settle for a while.
He found a his dream job of working on a ferry to Clareisland after working different jobs in the town of Westport.
It was a freak accident that made up Steve’s mind to focus on his art. He lost one of his legs after it was badly damaged by a mooring rope.
Steve is a prolific painter, sculptor and illustrator. He has written and illustrated a book and worked on various illustration projects.
Steve’s music choices
Shake your tail feather – Ray Charles
UFO – Newton Faulkner
Don’t Stop Me Now – Queen
Give it up – Hothouse Flowers
Little Love – The Niall McCabe Band
(Sitting on) the dock of the bay – Otis Redding
Precious Love – James Morrison
All music is available on Spotify in the Social Fabric Playlist