Scratchboard Drawing

Art Prof Clara Lieu and Guest Teaching Artist Song Kang demonstrate and explain all of the art supplies and drawing techniques you need to create a detailed scratchboard drawing from beginning to end. Song demonstrates the broad range of lines and marks you can make on scratchboard using an etching needle, a scraper, sandpaper, and more.

Video Walkthrough

  • What is scratchboard?
  • Types of scratchboard
  • Claybord
  • Song’s experience
  • Scratchboard tools
  • Sandpaper
  • India ink & Claybord
  • Quill pen, etching needle
  • Dried fruits & vegetables
  • Coral landscape
  • Scratchboard as an “X-ray”
  • Preserving the black
  • Areas that are not scratched
  • Nitpicking your artwork
  • Nawa-Ami cross-hatching
Guest Artist

Song Kang

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