Each day you enter the studio and Stephen is attending, you are guaranteed a hug. It’s hard to resist when Stephen spots you and begins heading your way, arms outstretched. He enjoys socializing with others and quickly absorbs and implements new artistic mediums and techniques. Through his classes, he has developed a great sense of worth as an artist. When visitors enter the gallery, Stephen is more than happy to show them around and point out which pieces are his. He is inspired by trips taken and the nature seen. Some of his favorite hobbies are gardening, bowling and walking his dogs.