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Order Scratchboard Supplies & Tools.

What a fun medium! Scratchboard is is an art form that resembles engraving or etching a board layered with black ink. You simply scratch off a layer of ink to reveal a word of imagination. With a few supplies and tools and an easy to follow step-by-step techniques, you can create your own works of art, whether you are a budding beginner or an accomplished artists.

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Kit & Guide
Our kit is perfect for beginners or artists exploring scratchboarding.
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Supplies: order replacement scratchboards
Want to make some scratch pieces, order replacement scratchboards.
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Tools: order the Hopman Tools shading stick
This shading stick kit will bring more life to your scratchboard pieces.
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Customer art of a dog and testimonial
``This was so fun and relaxing!!``

July 1, 2019

customer scratchboard artwork of a small white dog
``It's a GREAT gift for the beginner``

May 15, 2019

``High quality gift for yourself or the art student in your life!``

January 15, 2019

customer art of a wolf with testimonial
``Great for kids!``

October 23, 2019

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customer scratchboard art
``Great intro to scratchboard!``

March 3, 2019

customer artwork of the head of an ostrich
``An Easy to Learn Kit for Anyone``

October 21, 2019

``I got my own masterpiece out of it!``

January 15, 2019

photo of young girl scratchboarding
``Really easy directions follow.``

May 15, 2019


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Scratch Board University is a resource that is designed to help new and experienced artists focus on scratchboard.

Curious on how to start scratchboarding. Join ScratchBoard University for free where you will have access to an easily understood video that takes you through the process of creating your own personal art. The art of scratchboarding is ideal for an individual or in a group setting.

Founded by Paul Hopman, an award winning scratchboard artist from Tucson, Arizona, ScratchBoard University was born out of his passion for the art medium and his hope that more and more artists find the same satisfaction when they too discover scratchboard.

If you have already purchased your scratchboard kit, please click here to register your kit to gain access to your 11 instructional videos.

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If you have already purchased your scratchboard kit, please click here to register your kit to gain access to your 11 instructional videos.

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