: a black-surfaced cardboard having an undercoat of white clay on which an effect resembling engraving is achieved by scratching away portions of the surface to produce white lines
Examples of scratchboard in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe 152-page hardcover book traces the graphic artist's journey along the historic route through a series of black-and-white illustrations, created using a knife and coated scratchboard.
Kristin Larson | Wwd, latimes.com, 9 May 2018
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