Steve Kidd Art

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Triumph Dolomite 🏁

This was my first car.  If you’re not familiar with the model then it’s a saloon car built by British Leyland

Inktober 2019 Video Slideshow

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

World Welfare 🌎

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

Persian Cat 🐈

Inktober prompt : coat Persian cats have a distinct long-haired coat and are characterised by it’s round face and short

Mustang 🏁

This had precisely nothing to do with the Inktober prompt of ‘dark’.  Somehow I’d replaced that word wi

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” 🐻

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

Bee 🐝

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

Amur Leopard πŸ†

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

Japanese Sika Deer 🦌

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

Piglet πŸ–

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 !!

Grey Squirrel 🐿️

Inktober prompt: ORNAMENT The red squirrel is the UK’s only native squirrel species. However in the 1870s the grey squir

Cassowary ⚠️

Inktober prompt : wild It pays to be wary of a cassowary The most dangerous bird in the world. Cassowary attacks are more dead

Robber Crab πŸ¦€

Inktober prompt : overgrown A truly huge crab, they can weigh 9 pounds and measure 3 feet from leg to leg. Robber/Coconut crab

Echidna πŸ¦”

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

Lizard 🦎

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

Snow leopard πŸ†

Inktober prompt – Snow Whilst the snow leopard shares a similar name and appearance with other leopards, genetic studies

Poison Dart Frog 🐸

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

Steller’s Sea Eagle πŸ¦…

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

Ay Chihuahua!

Inktober prompt – frail The runt of a litter would usually refer to the most frail of the bunch. To my eyes all Chihuahu

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&#

Darkling Beetle

Inktober prompt – freeze Engineers have adapted the design of micro-sized grooves and bumps on the Namib Desert beetle (

That’s the Badger

Inktober prompt for today – “bait” Badger-baiting is where badgers are baited with dogs. A baiting session t

Rhino 🦏

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 βœ’πŸ–‹πŸ–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

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

A sketch a day…

…Keeps the doctor away 😁 The head doctor that is, draw every day to get some mental cleansing. Here’s a few ske

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

Drama Llama

This drama queen posed for my camera at Hillside Animal Sanctuary in Norfolk, it’s well with a visit if you get a chance

One small step for man…

…One giant leap for mankind. A perfect quote for what is in my opinion the greatest achievement the human species has ev

Coffee time β˜•

A more colourful version of my coffee van sketch from last week. This was drawn on the iPad, it’s probably the first one

Coffee van man β˜•

A quick(ish) sketch of a coffee van, drawn whilst sat about 25 metres away and it’s incredible just how many people want

How To Draw Portraits

“How To Draw Portraits” that’s the simple title of this book by Charles Wood from 1943. My particular copy I

Classic car dashboard

This is my first drawing with a Faber Castell Polychromos pencil. Whilst they are known for being professional grade coloured

SpongeBob Statue πŸ—Ώ

SpongeBob Statue in the middle of London. This archway and buildings are just behind St Paul’s cathedral.  This dra

Digital London Urban Sketches

One of these I’ve already posted a couple of days ago but here’s some more from the past few days. They’re a