Steve Kidd Art

drawing

Smoking Ho Chi Minh ๐Ÿšฌ

This I sketched out on my new iPad which I’ve been playing with lately. I’m not sure where I got the reference fro

Tweet ๐Ÿฆ

There’s a couple of ‘firsts’ for this drawing. It’s my first ever drawing with pastels, my lovely wife

Falling down the rabbit hole ๐Ÿ‡

Here’s my first foray into proper digital art. I’ve done some little sketches on my phone before but this is my fi

Ferrari 375 Berlinetta Sport Specialรฉ

Ballpoint sketching my new runaround (in my dreams) It was mentioned that it looked quite 3D, so here’s some proof of it

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

Pixel Art – A New Hope ๐Ÿ‘พ

This post is an excerpt of a new ARTicle I’ve been writing but that’s taking sooo long I thought I may as well pos

Scribble update โœ๐Ÿป

Just updated one of my Inktober sketches from last year in between doing a couple of long running watercolours (looking forwar

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,

Tinkerbell ๐Ÿงš๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

An original Tinkerbell design drawn with regular black and blue biros.

Painting over Biro ๐ŸŽจ

I hadn’t painted over ballpoint pen before and wasn’t sure if it would work. One advantage of painting over old sk

๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ Twisted Firestarter ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ

๐Ÿ”ฅ He’s THE Firestarter, Twisted Firestarter ๐Ÿ”ฅ RIP Keith Flint who died yesterday (17 September 1969 โ€“ 4 March 20

Canary Wharf Lunch Sketch ๐ŸŒˆ

Another old sketch updated with a splash of colour ๐ŸŒˆ I can’t remember the colours of the scene from years back so thi

Colouring old sketches โœ๏ธ๐ŸŽจ

I’ve reached the last page on a sketchbook that I’ve been using on and off since 2015!! That may seem like I don&#

๐ŸŽธEd and Dave๐Ÿ–๏ธ

Ed Sheeran posted up his new portrait by David Hockney on Instagram ( @teddysphotos ) the other day. By pure coincidence I dre

The Cornhill Water Pump

This pump is passed by tens of thousands of Londoners daily, it’s next to The Royal Exchange and a minute’s walk f

Look Up! Scalpel

This is the first of a series of pictures I’ve got planned, I’m calling the series “Look Up!”. I’

โ›ช Christ Church, Spitalfields

This church was designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor and built between 1714 and 1729 so as English churches go it’s pretty muc

Sketch practice

A couple of sketches as practice for learning techniques. The Etherington Brothers are well worth Googling for if you’re

Sculpture sketching โ„๏ธ

Frozen fingers for sketching this strange sculpture in London โ„๏ธ

Happy New Year ๐ŸŽ‰

Happy New Year to readers of my arty posts. Here’s a few sketches from the past few days. I’ve started off my new

That Christmas baby drawing

I thought I’d do an additional post for another view of my Christmas post, in case you didn’t catch it this was th

Happy Christmas Everyone

Top Nine 2018

On Instagram there’s a fad for posting your top 9 images of the year, you simply enter your username on a website and it

James Bond Sketch ๐Ÿ”ซ

Tree face ๐ŸŒณ

Losing my mind, I see faces in trees ๐Ÿ˜ฌ

๐Ÿค“ Hockney Hockney ๐Ÿค“

Quick sketch of David Hockney, this wasn’t the best representation, it was a tricky one to copy from the photo on this r

Scribbledeer ๐ŸฆŒ

Snow White and a flower

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs have been sold and off to their new home. When adding to the shop, I did consider adding the t

Schrรถdinger's Cat ๐Ÿ™€๐Ÿ”ซ

“When I hear about Schrรถdinger’s cat I reach for my gun.” – Stephen Hawking I wasn’t going to p

๐Ÿ’ž Eternal Love ๐Ÿ’€

Sue's View ๐Ÿ–๏ธ

Abstracted and… possibly adiรณs amigos ๐Ÿ˜ฏ

Sorry? What was that? Apologies I got a little abstracted… Why adiรณs amigos ? Iโ€™ve been contemplating this website fo

Charcoal portrait ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป

An exercise in adding and removing marks with a Contรฉ Pierre Noire charcoal mix pencil.

Pen and ink practice โœ’๏ธ

Time spent practicing technique is never wasted time. Some of these were based on examples from Arthur Guptill who’s boo

Chimera with Personifications of Fire and the Sea

Chimera with Personifications of Fire and the Sea by Francis William Doyle-Jones. The sculpture is over the doorway of 24 Lomb

Inktober JOLT โšก

Inktober SLICE ๐Ÿ—ก๏ธ

Lightning McQueen โšก

Monochrome value study using the ink pens for Inktober 27 THUNDER. Stock car racer, sound of thunder… Some facts for you

Inktober 26 Stretch

Give yourself a point if you can figure out the relevance here. Perhaps you could explain it to me… ๐Ÿ˜ฌ

Inktober 25 PRICKLY๐ŸŒน

Happy about how this turned out for Inktober as apart from the green it’s entirely ink. But more than that because it wa