Steve Kidd Art


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

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

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 🦌

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

Harley 🐢

A little painting of a little dog with a large character 🐢 Portrait 70 of the 100 in 100.

Steamboat Willie 🐭

To mark the halfway point of my 100 portrait challenge here’s a very special character from 1928. I bet this guy has lau

Otter Madness

Portrait 42 of 100

La TΓͺte de Veau €14,90

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

🦍Nico, July 1961 – January 2018

The oldest Western lowland gorilla in Europe and was thought to be the second oldest gorilla in the world. Nico lived on an is

Pleasant pheasants and some royalty

Portraits 23 & 24 were supposed to be Prince Harry and his bride to be (later today) Meghan Markle. There is a likeness bu

Barn Painting – Final Step and WIN IT FOR FREE !!!

Here’s the final stage of this painting, if you’ve been following these updates you could be hard-pressed to see a

🐟 Seaside Town βš“

A small watercolour sketch which I then overlaid with some detail with the fineliners. I wanted to see how it would work and h

My first paint sketch, Lotus progress, new sales items and #artvsartist hashtag nonsense 🀑

This is my first urban sketch done without any drawing at all, it was a case of sit down, open the watercolour palette and sta

Cat and Farm framed up πŸ–ΌοΈ

Finally got around to framing up a couple of pictures to sell. I figured that for some people they’d rather buy a ready

Fast and Goose πŸ¦†

Penguins 🐧🐧

Added a little design to a greetings card, beats my dreadful handwriting.

Common buzzard πŸ¦…

At the weekend there was this bird in my tree, I didn’t know what it was but described it as a little eagle. Little bein

Chickleberry Farm πŸ”

This was a hideous train wreck of a painting. Attacked it with various tools, including a toothbrush!!! And with a bit of luck

Twitter 🐦

Sharpie Urban Sketches, some video and… one of my pieces is on display in a gallery πŸ€ͺ

I’d seen some work from a London based artist who draws mainly with Sharpie pens which served as a bit of a reminder to

Magic Cat 🐱

Why was it magic? It’s first appearance on Instagram was posted up before I’d painted in the wall. I deliberately

Ol' Blue Eyes πŸ‘οΈ

Watercolour cat’s eye. This is my first painting of an animal, at least I’m pretty sure it is. I couldn’t fi

Malamute in brushed ink 🐺

Love these wolfies, probably one of my favourite breeds. This was a very quick drawing for me, it feels like it’s been a

Blustery Day πŸ’¨

“Supposing a tree fell down, Pooh, when we were underneath it?” said Piglet. “Supposing it didn’t̶

Mickey Mouse 🐭

Snow Bears Reunited 🐻🐻🐻

I found the previous two versions of my Snow Bear drawing posted from 2017. These are from 2013, 2016 & 2017. I doubt the

Happy birthday JC πŸŽ‚

πŸŽ„ Merry Christmas πŸŽ„

I felt like Bob Cratchett scratching out this drawing with my dip-pen under candlelight πŸ˜„

A couple of Mickeys 🐁🐁

Larger versions of the Mickey from one of my Inktober sketches in the Etsy store. Two different styles, I think I prefer the l

Two more mini-portraits and a couple of winters animals πŸŽ…πŸ»πŸ‘©πŸ»πŸ»πŸ¦Š

Here’s another couple of the Sktchy mini portraits from this week. They aren’t mini in size as such, in fact the ballpoint

Goat 🐐

Quick pen urban sketch of this goat at Spitalfields, London.

Butterfly πŸ¦‹