Steve Kidd Art

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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

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

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

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

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

SpongeBob Statue πŸ—Ώ

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

Falling down the rabbit hole πŸ‡

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 SpecialΓ©

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 πŸ“–

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

Scribble update ✍🏻

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

Tinkerbell πŸ§šπŸ»β€β™‚οΈ

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

Painting over Biro 🎨

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

Colouring old sketches ✏️🎨

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&#

β›ͺ 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

Sculpture sketching ❄️

Frozen fingers for sketching this strange sculpture in London ❄️

Happy New Year πŸŽ‰

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

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

Scribbledeer 🦌

SchrΓΆdinger's Cat πŸ™€πŸ”«

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

Pen and ink practice βœ’οΈ

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 SLICE πŸ—‘οΈ

Lightning McQueen ⚑

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

Land Rover πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§

Inktober Day 23 MUDDY

Inktober Day 24 CHOP

Bart got fed up with me drawing him badly.

Inktober 20, 21 and 22 πŸŒπŸ•³οΈπŸ’Έ

Inktober Day 20 BREAKABLE Planet Earth 🌍 Human life on earth will cease to exist one day, it is completely inevitable. How

Inktober 19 – SCORCHED πŸ”₯

Cracking toast Gromit, erm Bart. Hmmm, Bart’s toast came out looking quite scorched and my Bart came out looking like Wa

Inktober 18 BOTTLE βœ’οΈ

Dip pen drawing seems a charming notion. The reality is somewhat different. Repeatedly dipping, the nib not giving up the ink,

BMW E30 M3

Wheel arch ink sketch for Inktober day 17 – SWOLLEN Ooh, and I forgot to post yesterday’s one for “ANGULAR&#

🌿 Vegans are weak right?

They don’t get protein in their diet – that can only be sourced from chewing on flesh right? Somebody please tell

The Old Ticker πŸ•°οΈ

Inktober Day 14 Clock There are only so many tick-tocks available so don’t waste too many of them…

Inktober 13 GUARDED

Banksy style frame for guarding my drawings.

Inktober Day 11 – Cruel 🏁

Formula one can be the cruellest mistress. Today’s safety initiatives mean that fatalities are thankfully an exception r

Inktober – more Bart ⭐

Combined a few of the day’s themes just to participate whilst still being able to get on with my other art-making, and I

Inktober day 4 – SPELL

Bart Simpson making some spellin mistackes.

Top Gun πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡²

Brushed ink drawing and portrait number 67 of 100 in a 100.