scratchboard

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scratchboard

[′skrach‚bȯrd]
(graphic arts)
A plain, white-coated drawing board, covered with india ink, which, when dry, is scratched with a scratch knife to produce a snow-white line; brilliant, contrasty black-and-white drawings can thus be made.
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Picture on any subject using pencil, crayon, chalk or pen and ink or scraper board Children 10-12 year 1 A Blair, 2 R Vucak , 3 P Davie (Huddersfield).
Featuring original paper collages, scraper boards and prints, the exhibition takes inspiration from fantastical and fanciful buildings across the UK, including the artist's native North Yorkshire and YSP's 500-acre, 18th-century parkland.