Steve Kidd Art

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Grey Squirrel ๐Ÿฟ๏ธ

Inktober prompt: ORNAMENT The red squirrel is the UK’s only native squirrel species. However in the 1870s the grey squir

Cassowary โš ๏ธ

Inktober prompt : wild It pays to be wary of a cassowary The most dangerous bird in the world. Cassowary attacks are more dead

Robber Crab ๐Ÿฆ€

Inktober prompt : overgrown A truly huge crab, they can weigh 9 pounds and measure 3 feet from leg to leg. Robber/Coconut crab

Ay Chihuahua!

Inktober prompt – frail The runt of a litter would usually refer to the most frail of the bunch. To my eyes all Chihuahu

A sketch a day…

…Keeps the doctor away ๐Ÿ˜ The head doctor that is, draw every day to get some mental cleansing. Here’s a few ske

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

SpongeBob Statue ๐Ÿ—ฟ

SpongeBob Statue in the middle of London. This archway and buildings are just behind St Paul’s cathedral.  This dra

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

Scribble update โœ๐Ÿป

Just updated one of my Inktober sketches from last year in between doing a couple of long running watercolours (looking forwar

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

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&#

โ›ช Christ Church, Spitalfields

This church was designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor and built between 1714 and 1729 so as English churches go it’s pretty muc

Sculpture sketching โ„๏ธ

Frozen fingers for sketching this strange sculpture in London โ„๏ธ

Happy New Year ๐ŸŽ‰

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 ๐ŸฆŒ

Schrรถdinger's Cat ๐Ÿ™€๐Ÿ”ซ

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

Pen and ink practice โœ’๏ธ

Time spent practicing technique is never wasted time. Some of these were based on examples from Arthur Guptill who’s boo

Chimera with Personifications of Fire and the Sea

Chimera with Personifications of Fire and the Sea by Francis William Doyle-Jones. The sculpture is over the doorway of 24 Lomb

Inktober SLICE ๐Ÿ—ก๏ธ

Lightning McQueen โšก

Monochrome value study using the ink pens for Inktober 27 THUNDER. Stock car racer, sound of thunder… Some facts for you

Land Rover ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Inktober Day 23 MUDDY

Inktober Day 24 CHOP

Bart got fed up with me drawing him badly.

Inktober 20, 21 and 22 ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ•ณ๏ธ๐Ÿ’ธ

Inktober Day 20 BREAKABLE Planet Earth ๐ŸŒ Human life on earth will cease to exist one day, it is completely inevitable. How

Inktober 19 – SCORCHED ๐Ÿ”ฅ

Cracking toast Gromit, erm Bart. Hmmm, Bart’s toast came out looking quite scorched and my Bart came out looking like Wa

Inktober 18 BOTTLE โœ’๏ธ

Dip pen drawing seems a charming notion. The reality is somewhat different. Repeatedly dipping, the nib not giving up the ink,

BMW E30 M3

Wheel arch ink sketch for Inktober day 17 – SWOLLEN Ooh, and I forgot to post yesterday’s one for “ANGULAR&#

๐ŸŒฟ Vegans are weak right?

They don’t get protein in their diet – that can only be sourced from chewing on flesh right? Somebody please tell

The Old Ticker ๐Ÿ•ฐ๏ธ

Inktober Day 14 Clock There are only so many tick-tocks available so don’t waste too many of them…

Inktober 13 GUARDED

Banksy style frame for guarding my drawings.

Inktober Day 11 – Cruel ๐Ÿ

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

Inktober – more Bart โญ

Combined a few of the day’s themes just to participate whilst still being able to get on with my other art-making, and I

Inktober day 4 – SPELL

Bart Simpson making some spellin mistackes.

Top Gun ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฒ

Brushed ink drawing and portrait number 67 of 100 in a 100.

Polperro fishing village ๐ŸŽฃ

Polperro is a village and fishing harbour within the Polperro Heritage Coastline in south Cornwall, England. It is a noted tou

Knight Knight โš”๏ธ๐Ÿ’ค

Portrait 51 is a quick sketch of a sculpture spotted in London, I was roasting in the sun doing this so the quicker the better

Lumiere and Cogsworth from Disneyโ€™s Beauty and the Beast ๐Ÿ•ฐ๏ธ๐Ÿ•ฏ๏ธ

A small 6×4โ€ watercolour painting, pushing the envelope in precision laying down of this barely controllable medium. Po