Greater Manchester UK

Manchester Local Artists (23)

End of My Religion
“End of My Religion”

Making Little Ooh
“Making Little Ooh”

Oining the Godess
“Oining the Godess”

Froggatt EdgeHowden Moors

Millstone Edge
Photos: Top Left: Froggatt Edge.
Top Right: Howden Moors.
Bottom Left: Millstone Edge.
Bottom Right: Stanage Edge.


Steve Withington

Steve Withington
The Artist

Born in 1967 in North London, Steve Withington,
a former cellar man, came to live in Sheffield in his early
twenties, from where he spent some years photographing the landscape
of the Peak District and producing abstract paintings, and is
best known for his black and white photography of the Peak District.

In 2001 Steve left Sheffield where, as he

“I put my
camera to one side, and painted and pastelled for nearly three

On this side of the Pennines, living and
working in Rossendale, Lancashire, he experimented with abstract

Though he has now moved back to Sheffield,
Steve’s artwork was changed permanently by this experience in

His website contains a great many Peak District
landscapes – all his work from the old Wigglers website (from
his days in Rossendale with Debs Thornton), as well newer work.

In April 2003 Steve and Debs had a child
together whom they called Molly. Steve also has four other children,
Tanysha, Henry, Natasha and Isabella.

You can view Steve’s artwork on his website

You can contact Steve by email at:

If you are, or know of any
local artists (painters, photographers, potters, sculptors, etc) located
or based in and around Manchester please let us know, and if appropriate,
we’ll try to include them. Contact us directly by email.

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This page last updated 6 Mar 09.