Steven holds a unique position within the world of ceramics. Not only is he a well-known authority on their history, but also their contemporary manufacture.
He was for a number of years the Creative Director of Burleigh Pottery and the driving force behind putting this British heritage brand firmly back on the luxury map. Prior to this he was a creative consultant and Brand Ambassador for Royal Crown Derby.
In 2019 Steven was invited to become a presenter on top rated daytime show Antiques Roadtrip, produced by Scottish Television for BBC One. An immediate hit with the viewers, Steven endeared himself with both his deep knowledge of antiques and his sense of style.
A notable find from his first outing was the carved wooden horse which he bought for just £10, selling at auction for £550.
Communicating the Message
If one thing unites Steven’s skillset it is communication. He is an eloquent speaker with a highly developed instinct to read rooms, situations and individuals.
Steven has spoken around the world, Including Dallas, Osaka, Venice and St Petersburg and at illustrious venues such as the Victoria and Albert Museum, the Palace of Westminster and St James’s Palace. Steven is a natural storyteller with a finely tuned sense of humour.