Steve Kidd Art

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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 ☕

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 ☕

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

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

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 🛩️

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

St. Paul’s Cathedral ⛪

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

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

Sketchbook Flip-Through 📖

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

Les toits en ardoise de Paris 🇫🇷

This is another attempt to add colour to an old sketch. The original drawing was from the balcony of my hotel in La Madeleine,

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

Happy New Year 🎉

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

Throwback Thursday – Donkey Dudes

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

Schrödinger's Cat 🙀🔫

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

Inktober Day 24 CHOP

Bart got fed up with me drawing him badly.

Inktober Day 11 – Cruel 🏁

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

Snow White and the Seven People of Restricted Growth 👸🏻

Portraits 58 to 65 of #100portraits100days challenge, deliberately sketchy. I’ll add these to Etsy as a set, would look

La Tête de Veau €14,90

Portrait 34 of #100portraits100days – something a bit different from me. Portrait 34? I hear you say… Yep, I haven

Numbers 21 and 22 of the 100 Portrait Challenge

21. Passenger 21 22. Black hat 🎩

Boosh 🤜🏻

Crosshatching practice 🏁

One year of www.SteveKiddArt.com 🎂

Amazingly (to me) it’s been a year since I setup this website and a hashtag #stevekiddart on the social media channels.

🦌 Reindeer, life size(ish), drawn on the office wall.

  This is officially the largest drawing I’ve done (so far). I had to stretch up to do the top of the antlers.  An

Inked violinist 🎻

A quick ink sketch with the excellent Pentel ink brush pen. The violin was rubbish but the violists coat came out ok. These ar

Hairy donkeys

Back to a regular pencil drawing on plain old A4 paper, here’s some hairy donkeys from the Donkey Sanctuary at

Mobile phone drawing – part II

This is a continuation of last week’s post about drawing on your phone.  Initially I saw phone drawing as an option

Mobile phone drawing – no excuses!!

No excuses for you that is… A majority of people these days have smartphones, indeed I’d imagine that many viewing