WetCanvas
Home Member Services Content Areas Tools Info Center WC Partners Shop Help
Channels:
Search for:
in:

Welcome to the WetCanvas forums. You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions, articles and access our other FREE features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload your own photos and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please visit our help center.

Go Back   WetCanvas > Explore Media > Scratchboard Art
User Name
Password
Register Mark Forums Read

Salute to our Partners
WC! Sponsors

Our Sponsors
Closed Thread  
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1   Report Bad Post  
Old 11-22-2015, 04:57 PM
corrinelo's Avatar
corrinelo corrinelo is offline
New Member
Canada
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Posts: 10
 
Hails from Canada
Scratchboard

do you sketch out what you what you want to scratch first
or do you just start a scratchboard

Last edited by corrinelo : 11-22-2015 at 05:05 PM.
  #2   Report Bad Post  
Old 11-23-2015, 02:04 AM
Tigr Tigr is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 87
 
Hails from Germany
Re: Scratchboard

I transfer the finished sketch/image to the board. I think many others here do the same, though I believe there are also some who sketch on the board.

Here's the link to a transfer paper discussion from the Helpful Tools, Tricks and Techniques thread:
http://www.wetcanvas.com/forums/showthread.php?t=615039
__________________
Tamara
  #3   Report Bad Post  
Old 11-25-2015, 07:52 PM
Foxyheart2002's Avatar
Foxyheart2002 Foxyheart2002 is offline
A Local Legend
Southwestern Corner of Utah
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 5,898
 
Hails from United States
Re: Scratchboard

I sketch on paper then transfer to the board with Saral or Chaco paper.. When drawing directly on the board it is difficult not to erase the black away when
making corrections.
__________________
Sue Kroll, Signature Member ISSA, associate member WAOW and AWA........ Sue's Art .....Musings of a Scratchboard Newbie
I always welcome C & C. Even if I have finished it and applied fixative, I can always apply your thoughts to the next one.
  #4   Report Bad Post  
Old 11-26-2015, 09:30 PM
TrryCk TrryCk is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 208
 
Re: Scratchboard

I find a picture and transfer it onto the board with white Chaco paper. Lightly trace my main lines then scratch. If I over scratch I use black ink and a brush and apply a few coats and rescratch again.
  #5   Report Bad Post  
Old 11-28-2015, 01:34 PM
Obedec Obedec is offline
A WetCanvas! Patron Saint
Waldport, Oregon
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 3,511
 
Hails from United States
Re: Scratchboard

Sketch on paper and transfer.
  #6   Report Bad Post  
Old 12-16-2015, 08:37 PM
ggart4u's Avatar
ggart4u ggart4u is offline
Enthusiast
North Carolina
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 1,905
 
Hails from United States
Re: Scratchboard

Sketch to size on paper, then transfer. I don't want to put unnecessary dents in the board that might not scratch well.
__________________
-Ginger Gehres, ISSA-MSA; AWA-Associate w/Distinction;
GingerGehres; Facebook - Visual Bard Page

  #7   Report Bad Post  
Old 12-26-2015, 09:01 PM
ccollins's Avatar
ccollins ccollins is offline
Senior Member
Sinking Spring PA
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 190
 
Hails from United States
Re: Scratchboard

sometimes i sketch on the board, using a watercolor pencil, so I can remove the lines easily

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:00 AM.


© 2014 F+W All rights reserved.