Original Drawing Ideas
by Steven Chesley


Welcome to Steven Chesley’s original drawings gallery. The most interesting thing that caught my attention was the nature of some of his drawings, a kind of a blend of naïve art and (post) impressionism.

It’s a pity the pictures are little small, but Steven’s drawing concept is really cool. The best thing in naïve art is that you do not need to worry much about the exactness of the painted object. However, the artist should have a good command of drawing figures, shapes and great sense for proper balance and proportions.



The Raven’s head does not really belong to Naïve Art category, but it looks like perfectly suitable as an illustration for a scary poster. Great work!

Notice the trees on the “Valley” drawing. They have shade! Shade automatically creates a three dimensional impression. Another great oddity on naïve-like art is that it almost never contains classical perspective drawing.

I like Steven’s cool idea of drawing shades behind trees.

When I see the drawing of “Day at the beach” it instantly reminds me of a beautiful day hanging out on a beach and playing with the kids.

Witches castle idea looks quite scary too with the infuriated-scared cat on the opposite side of the pavement. The cat on the picture adds a great value to the total spookiness of this scenery. This is a very tiny but very important detail. Steven Chesley's great idea.

It seems as if you absolutely must pass through the witches’ zone to reach the castle entrance. But probably only a few brave ones can pass through this challenge zone.

Bake sale drawing seeing from above reminds me of a winter scenery. Overall very nice idea of people walking towards the church for a bake sale.

“Man O War” drawing looks a little bit like some spooky (as well) hat of a dead pirate, whose wandering soul used to re-appear somewhere in the middle of nowhere on a lost island…

Enjoy Steven Chesley’s Drawings


The Raven

Just felt like drawing and this is what I ended up with. A black pen and a piece of 8 1/2 " x 11" photo copy paper can turn into anything I guess.

In the valley

Day dreaming and came up with this

Day at the beach

It was a very long winter and I was thinking of the beach

Man O War

Just felt like drawing something from the sea. After I finished my drawing I felt that it needed some color to show more detail, so I grabbed my paints and this is how it turned out.

Witches castle

Bake sale

Just bored so I drew people walking to a bake sale at a church

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  1. Imaginary art in progress

    Apr 07, 20 03:40 AM

    Operation successful in this imaginary art in progress. Title: old administrative building. Colored ballpens. The only delicate thing remaining is a

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  2. Landscape drawing

    Apr 07, 20 03:21 AM

    The beautifulness of the nature which swiftly draws abundance of life with living animals and creates a harmonious composition. The mountains in the background

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  3. Imaginary art, trees, mist and light

    Apr 07, 20 03:19 AM

    A place of strong light.

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  4. Joker

    Apr 07, 20 03:13 AM

    Tried to draw all the version of joker from movies except Jared leto

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  5. Happy Cat

    Apr 07, 20 03:11 AM

    Happy Cat is a character from my own comic book series Angry Dog. I made the first comic book at Co-op Academy Southfield Bradford because I was inspired

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  6. Patrick Star

    Apr 07, 20 03:08 AM

    Patrick Star is a SpongeBob SquarePants character who lives under the rock in Bikini Bottom. He is dumb, confused and friendly but rather intelligent.

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  7. Completed imaginary work with ballpens

    Apr 06, 20 03:34 AM

    So here is the completed imaginary artwork with ballpoint pens. A scene of a small, old and abandoned medical ward. Now its home for rodents and white

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  8. Imaginary art in progress

    Apr 06, 20 03:29 AM

    Imaginary art with colored ballpoint pens in progress. The idea came to my mind in the morning. So the scene here will be a small and old abandoned and

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  9. Imaginary art: industrial zone

    Apr 04, 20 07:19 PM

    So here is imaginary art with ballpoint pens. A scene of industrial zones with pollution.

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  10. Light and clouds

    Apr 04, 20 07:16 PM

    Simple imaginary art with a pen. Playing with light in the sky when clouds are there. And its reaction in the sea, mountains. And some boats.

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  11. Indian greatest artist M.F Hussain recreation

    Apr 04, 20 07:00 AM

    I thought of recreate art of Hussain sir with colour pencil I am not great artist but tried . This is one among 30 controversial art of Hussain #

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  12. Abstract art

    Apr 04, 20 06:21 AM

    I imagined colours together n tried

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  13. Portrait Sketch

    Apr 04, 20 06:18 AM

    Just love the Art

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  14. Imaginary art.

    Apr 04, 20 06:16 AM

    Imaginary art with a blue ballpoint pen. I went directly with the pen thus no plan with a pencil. I started with the eyebrow on the right of this portrait

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  15. Sally slime-Zilla drawing

    Apr 04, 20 06:13 AM

    This is an original drawing I drew her name is sally but because she is a slime monster people call her slime-Zilla people treat her nasty because she

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