Steve Kidd Art

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Inktober 2019 Video Slideshow

About 90 hours of art production stuffed into less than a minute – enjoy ๐Ÿ˜   I will also be posting up an articl

World Welfare ๐ŸŒŽ

Inktober prompts : Injured, Catch and Ripe. I’ve combined the last three Inktober prompt words. Missed the end of the mo

Cowboy Dan ๐Ÿค 

Cowboy Dan wondered why his racehorse stallion Phil was always losing races ๐Ÿค  Inktober prompt : ride This was drawn with Pe

Meerkat

Inktober prompt : tasty Meerkats are always a favourite with kids at the zoo, these cute little furry creatures stood up on th

“Ooh my spinning head” ๐Ÿป

The Inktober prompt here was : dizzy Did you know that animals, certainly those with an ear canal such as Polar Bear here, can

Bee ๐Ÿ

Inktober prompt : ancient Back in the time of the dinosaurs there were forests of trees, ferns, pines and cedars but absolutel

Amur Leopard ๐Ÿ†

Inktober prompt : Ghost People usually think of leopards in the savannas of Africa but this subspecies has adapted to the fore

Japanese Sika Deer ๐ŸฆŒ

Inktober prompt : treasure Sika deer are regarded as a national treasure in Japan and are protected by law.  A very popul

De Rat ๐Ÿ€

This has nothing to do with the Inktober prompt of “tread” but when trying to think of something relevant all I co

Piglet ๐Ÿ–

I couldn’t think of anything to do with the #Inktober prompt “sling” to do with animals so here’s a Pi

Tanuki Racoon Dog

Inktober prompt : misfit Is this a racoon? Is it a dog? Well, it’s a bit of a misfit – it’s a Racoon-Dog !!

Polar Bear โ„๏ธ

Inktober prompt : legend The Inuit believed that Nanuk, the polar bear, was powerful and mighty and would worship this great b

Echidna ๐Ÿฆ”

Inktober prompt – ash Despite the looks this is not a hedgehog or porcupine – Echidnas are quite unique, along wit

Lizard ๐ŸฆŽ

Inktober prompt – Dragon. I was initially tempted to paint a Komodo Dragon which is the largest of the living dragon liz

Poison Dart Frog ๐Ÿธ

Inktober prompt – pattern Poison dart frogs warn predators with brilliant colors and patterns, their name comes from hun

Stellerโ€™s Sea Eagle ๐Ÿฆ…

This has nothing to do with todayโ€™s Inktober prompt – Swing, I didn’t get much inspiration even after looking at

Red Crowned Crane

Inktober prompt – enchanted. It could be said that the red-crowned crane is enchanted, it is known as a symbol of luck,

Husky

Inktober prompt – Husky Considering that my Inktober theme is concerning animals I made a kind of obvious choice today,

Eager Beaver Construction Co.

Inktober prompt – build The industrious beavers of Wood Buffalo National Park in Alberta, Canada constructed the world&#

Rhino ๐Ÿฆ

The Inktober prompt for today is “Mindless” Rhino poaching is a mindless activity. The alleged reason is that the

Ring-tailed Lemur

And so begins another month of Inktober, this’ll be my third year, hopefully I’ll do something every day. Today

Tooling up for Inktober 2019 โœ’๐Ÿ–‹๐Ÿ–Œ

Whilst I hadn’t intended doing Inktober this year as soon as I saw the prompt list ideas started forming in my head for

Lotus Elise Headlamp Detail

Harley Quinn Painting – Close Ups

Here are some more detailed close-up shots of the painting from my last post.

Harley Quinn Painting

This painting has taken a loooong long while to decide it’s “finished”.  Those that have been following

Have I got some body in my teeth again?

It’s been a long while but I’ve got the ink pot out for another couple of paintings. Video of brushing Godzilla

Ranworth Moorings

This is a sketch across Ranworth Moorings in Norfolk with a view up to the church. As you can see, I’ve modified the sce

Lewis Hamilton Very Limited Edition Giclรฉe Print ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†

This is a Giclรฉe fine art print of Lewis Hamilton from my original painting printed on Canson Aquarelle paper. In my opinion

St Benet’s Abbey ๐Ÿšค

I saw this ruin across the river whilst out for a jog, painted it and only then found out a few days later it was actually a l

Oh Golly Gouache ๐ŸŽจ

So far I’ve not ventured away from my basic watercolour set but when I saw a set of gouache paints for less than the pri

Nearly Harley ๐Ÿฎ

Norton Dominator Wideline 600cc Watercolour Sketch

Norton Dominator Wideline 600cc I started this sketch whilst sat track-side at the Isle of Man TT races last week, the tip of

Off To The Races ๐Ÿ๏ธ

I’m off to the Isle of Man tomorrow for a few days of motorcycle road racing at the TT. At one time I’d have been

eXora

This is a digital reinterpretation of a watercolour painting from last year. I’m still at the experimentation stage with

There’s Something About Mary ๐ŸŒ‚๐Ÿฆ

I’m one step away from ruining this painting if I do any more updates so I’m going to call time on it now even tho

Sketchbook Flip-Through ๐Ÿ“–

This is a flip-through view of a sketchbook which has been definitely been my favourite so far out of the seven or eight books

Watercolouring tattoos ๐ŸŒน

Here’s some tattoos being applied to one of my works in progress. I deliberately painted the skin tones first over a rou

Claude glass / black mirror for the modern age ๐Ÿ”

In days of old artists would often use something called a Claude glass otherwise known as a black mirror. The idea was to refl

Les toits en ardoise de Paris ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท

This is another attempt to add colour to an old sketch. The original drawing was from the balcony of my hotel in La Madeleine,

Two Years Anniversary :o

Yep, it’s been two years since I set up the “Steve Kidd Art” website!! But before I get on to that here̵