Born in London, Steve Kingston, a self-taught artist, began his career working on animated films and evolved into a freelance illustrator. Steve has produced numerous promotional works for record and video companies. His knowledge and understanding of the human form is evident in his portraits and figure work, but he is prepared to tackle all sorts of subjects, although he most enjoys painting people and wildlife. A versatile illustrator and artist, Steve's art can encompass a variety of styles. Most of his original paintings and portrait commissions hang in private collections. Acrylic paint is his preferred medium, but he also works in oil, gouache and ink. He also uses airbrush for certain projects which has led to commercial endorsements. Now living in Kent, England, Steve is well established as an artist, illustrator and designer. His work is characterized by painstaking attention to detail and an extremely realistic style.