Steve Kidd Art

artwork

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 ๐ŸŽจ

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

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 โ˜•

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 โ˜•

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 ๐Ÿ—ฟ

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

Nearly Harley ๐Ÿฎ

Reclining sculpture – digital sketching

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 ๐Ÿ๏ธ

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 ๐Ÿ›ฉ๏ธ

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

St. Paul’s Cathedral โ›ช

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 โ€“ 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 ๐Ÿšฌ

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 ๐Ÿฆ

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 ๐Ÿ‘ฟ

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 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ’’

๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท J’ai utilisรฉ du fusain pour dessiner la cathรฉdrale Notre-Dame de Paris. Quelque chose de beau dans du bois br

There’s Something About Mary ๐ŸŒ‚๐Ÿฆ

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 ๐Ÿ‡

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 Specialรฉ

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 ๐Ÿ“–

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 ๐ŸŒน

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 ๐Ÿ‘พ

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 ๐Ÿ”

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 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท

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 ๐Ÿงš๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

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

Painting over Biro ๐ŸŽจ

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

๐Ÿ‘ผ๐Ÿผ

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 ๐Ÿ

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 ๐Ÿ–๏ธ

Abstracted and… possibly adiรณs amigos ๐Ÿ˜ฏ

Sorry? What was that? Apologies I got a little abstracted… Why adiรณs amigos ? Iโ€™ve been contemplating this website fo

Red roses painting framed๐ŸŒน

Looks quite nice in this frame, I’ve made it available in my Etsy shop (link to painting) with FREE GLOBAL postage ๐Ÿ˜๐

Inktober JOLT โšก

Inktober 25 PRICKLY๐ŸŒน

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