Steve Kidd Art

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Falling down the rabbit hole πŸ‡

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 SpecialΓ©

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 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

Scribble update ✍🏻

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

Tinkerbell πŸ§šπŸ»β€β™‚οΈ

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

Painting over Biro 🎨

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 ✏️🎨

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&#

β›ͺ 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 ❄️

Frozen fingers for sketching this strange sculpture in London ❄️

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 🦌

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

Pen and ink practice βœ’οΈ

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 πŸ—‘οΈ

Lightning McQueen ⚑

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

Land Rover πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§

Inktober Day 23 MUDDY

Inktober Day 24 CHOP

Bart got fed up with me drawing him badly.

Inktober 20, 21 and 22 πŸŒπŸ•³οΈπŸ’Έ

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

Inktober 19 – SCORCHED πŸ”₯

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 βœ’οΈ

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&#

🌿 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 πŸ•°οΈ

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 🏁

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

Inktober – more Bart ⭐

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 πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡²

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

Polperro fishing village 🎣

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

Knight Knight βš”οΈπŸ’€

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 Disney’s Beauty and the Beast πŸ•°οΈπŸ•―οΈ

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

A couple of classic cats 🏁😼😼🏁

A bonus sketch to accompany another one of my drawings heading for the United States. Jaguars C-Type and XK120 – very cl

Scribble Portraits ✍🏼

Here’s portrait 38 of 100 in 100 days. Scribbled out but surprisingly it’s still not any faster doing it this way.

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

Amanda Seyfried. Allegedly πŸ‘€

I’ll be the first to admit that it doesn’t look anything like her but resemblance or not she is portrait number 28

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

Numbers 21 and 22 of the 100 Portrait Challenge

21. Passenger 21 22. Black hat 🎩

Liz πŸ‘οΈπŸ‘οΈ

Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor, DBE (27 February 1932 – 23 March 2011) Portrait 20/100, drawn on the worst kind of paper wit