Steve Kidd Art

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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

Persian Cat 🐈

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

Cowboy Dan 🀠

Cowboy Dan wondered why his racehorse stallion Phil was always losing races 🀠 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” 🐻

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

De Rat πŸ€

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

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

Polar Bear ❄️

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

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

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&#

Darkling Beetle

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

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

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

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

Oh Golly Gouache 🎨

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

SpongeBob Statue πŸ—Ώ

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

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

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

A slow cat leads to the next idea…

A customer in France ordered an A3 print of my Catwoman picture over Christmas, due to the holiday break and some kind of dela

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

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 🦌

Throwback Thursday – Donkey Dudes

Instagram has this common thread running called “Throwback Thursdays”. I occasionally do a look back with this all