Steve Kidd Art

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Norton Dominator Wideline 600cc Watercolour Sketch

Norton Dominator Wideline 600cc I started this sketch whilst sat track-side at the Isle of Man TT races last week, the tip of

Off To The Races 🏍️

I’m off to the Isle of Man tomorrow for a few days of motorcycle road racing at the TT. At one time I’d have been

Not plane sailing πŸ›©οΈ

It’s been a couple of months since transferring my website onto a different provider.  I know some fellow WordPress

St. Paul’s Cathedral β›ͺ

St Paul’s Cathedral drawn in ink and charcoal. My initial sketch was in pencil from the roof of a shopping centre overlo

RIP Niki Lauda

22 February 1949 – 20 May 2019 Three time Formula One World Champion, as it happens I actually met him once along with Eddie

eXora

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

Pixel Art – A New Hope πŸ‘Ύ

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

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

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

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

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You were an angel in the shape of my mum… …And I know that when God took you back he said Hallelujah You’re

Porsche 911 Carrera RS 🏁

Hopefully a familiar shape to most, the 911 is as distinct and recognisable as the VW Beetle and Mini. My sketch here would be

Throwback Thursday – Donkey Dudes

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

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

Red roses painting framed🌹

Looks quite nice in this frame, I’ve made it available in my Etsy shop (link to painting) with FREE GLOBAL postage 😁π

Inktober JOLT ⚑

Inktober 25 PRICKLY🌹

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

Inktober Day 11 – Cruel 🏁

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

Playing around πŸ–ŒοΈ

Throwing the paint around trying stuff out. Found this a useful exercise, watercolour in itself has been good to learn since t

Can you guess who this is? πŸ€”

A quick copied pencil sketch, I made the mistake of starting too small so restricted myself as to how I could draw it. The que

A little negative space warm up to get going 😎

This was from the early hours on Sunday, so early I’ve only just remembered to post it.

Watercolour practice πŸ–ŒοΈ

Another watercolour practice copying from the book watercolour sketching by Paul Laseau. As I’m limiting myself to using

Watercolour practice πŸ–ŒοΈ

Practicing from the book, Watercolor sketching by Paul Laseau. Whilst I have some bigger brushes and tube colours I’m re

Indonesian Fisherman

Charcoal sketch on A3 paper. They might not be Indonesian, but that’s what I had in mind when drawing it. I’m addi

Coffee time β˜•

Toff β€˜n’ tash πŸ‘¨πŸ»β€πŸŽ¨

Quick urban sketch, the Lord Mayors Show is tomorrow.

It passes by opposite the Bank of England which is close to where I was sitting to draw this. They’re setting up the road bl