Scritching and Scratching

I was at a cocktail party on Friday evening where I happened to meet a scratchboard artist, Marilu Tousignaut. She showed me pictures of some of her works, and I was completely amazed.

If you’re unfamiliar with scratchboard art, it is a board covered with white clay and then black paint. The artist scratches away the upper layer to reveal the white underneath. In other words, you only get one shot to get it right. Talk about exacting!


About Alice

Student pharmacist by day, self-published author on nights and weekends.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s