Scratchboard Inspiration

A look at a few scratchboard techniques:

Strengths of Scratchboard Illustration

Scratchboard Illustration is classic. A retro look, having been used by creatives for almost a century, yet it is fresh, clean and communicates and prints better than almost any other medium. The basic look of scratchboard’s rich black and white linear and be enhanced digitally with color, overlays, filters and texture to make it one of the most versatile mediums as well. Because scratchboard lends itself to digital graphics, it has continued to be one of the favorite choices for graphic designers.