Steve Kidd Art

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Lewis Hamilton Very Limited Edition Giclรฉe Print ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†

This is a Giclรฉe fine art print of Lewis Hamilton from my original painting printed on Canson Aquarelle paper. In my opinion

St Benet’s Abbey ๐Ÿšค

I saw this ruin across the river whilst out for a jog, painted it and only then found out a few days later it was actually a l

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

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

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.

๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ Twisted Firestarter ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ

๐Ÿ”ฅ He’s THE Firestarter, Twisted Firestarter ๐Ÿ”ฅ RIP Keith Flint who died yesterday (17 September 1969 โ€“ 4 March 20

Canary Wharf Lunch Sketch ๐ŸŒˆ

Another old sketch updated with a splash of colour ๐ŸŒˆ I can’t remember the colours of the scene from years back so thi

Colouring old sketches โœ๏ธ๐ŸŽจ

I’ve reached the last page on a sketchbook that I’ve been using on and off since 2015!! That may seem like I don&#

Formula One Revealed ๐Ÿ

It’s “F1 reveal” silly season, that time every year when the manufacturers unveil this year’s new cars

๐ŸŽธEd and Dave๐Ÿ–๏ธ

Ed Sheeran posted up his new portrait by David Hockney on Instagram ( @teddysphotos ) the other day. By pure coincidence I dre

The Cornhill Water Pump

This pump is passed by tens of thousands of Londoners daily, it’s next to The Royal Exchange and a minute’s walk f

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 โ›ฑ๏ธ

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

Look Up! Scalpel

This is the first of a series of pictures I’ve got planned, I’m calling the series “Look Up!”. I’

Lewis Hamilton, five times Formula One World Champion ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†

Statistically the most successful British driver in F1. The most wins, the most career points, the most pole positions, the li