Steven has been a painting teacher and artist for many years and has taught painting to young adults from all over the world. Today, other than an occasional opportunity to give a lesson, and teach a class, Steven focuses solely on studio painting and research. Steven's most recent paintings are representations of contemporary issues such as, domestic abuse, trauma, PTSD, global warming, and the "Healing Journey". Steven Rockwell's paintings are "alive" and unfold over time revealing subtle messages and thought provoking questions. Steven says, "Paintings should never be something you hang on your wall and never look at again." "Every time you walk past your painting it should "talk to you"!