Steve Kidd Art

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

Smoking Ho Chi Minh 🚬

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 🐦

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

The Demon of Mine D πŸ‘Ώ

I admit up front that this is weird and not my usual stuff. In fact I wouldn’t expect anyone at all to like it. Don̵

Beauty from a bit of burnt wood πŸ‡«πŸ‡·πŸ’’

πŸ‡«πŸ‡· J’ai utilisΓ© du fusain pour dessiner la cathΓ©drale Notre-Dame de Paris. Quelque chose de beau dans du bois br

There’s Something About Mary πŸŒ‚πŸ¦

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

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

Watercolouring tattoos 🌹

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 πŸ”

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

Scribble update ✍🏻

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 πŸ‡«πŸ‡·

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 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

πŸ”₯πŸ”₯πŸ”₯ Twisted Firestarter πŸ”₯πŸ”₯πŸ”₯

πŸ”₯ He’s THE Firestarter, Twisted Firestarter πŸ”₯ RIP Keith Flint who died yesterday (17 September 1969 – 4 March 20

Canary Wharf Lunch Sketch 🌈

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

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&#

Formula One Revealed 🏁

It’s “F1 reveal” silly season, that time every year when the manufacturers unveil this year’s new cars

🎸Ed and DaveπŸ–οΈ

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

Margate beach Donkeys ⛱️

I was aiming for a Turner-esque look here by basing this on a few of his sketches. Joseph Mallord William Turner returned to M

Look Up! Scalpel

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

Lewis Hamilton, five times Formula One World Champion πŸ†πŸ†πŸ†πŸ†πŸ†

Statistically the most successful British driver in F1. The most wins, the most career points, the most pole positions, the li

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

Sketch practice

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

Sculpture sketching ❄️

Frozen fingers for sketching this strange sculpture in London ❄️

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 πŸ”«

Tree face 🌳

Losing my mind, I see faces in trees 😬

πŸ€“ Hockney Hockney πŸ€“

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 🦌

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

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

πŸ’ž Eternal Love πŸ’€

Sue's View πŸ–οΈ

Abstracted and… possibly adiΓ³s amigos 😯

Sorry? What was that? Apologies I got a little abstracted… Why adiΓ³s amigos ? I’ve been contemplating this website fo

Charcoal portrait πŸ‘©πŸ»

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