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Scratchbord has a smooth, absorbent kaolin clay ground that is evenly coated with India ink. Scratch easily with controlled, crisp, clean lines to create exquisitely detailed white-on-black art.
Scratchbord is acid-free and archival, and will not tear, crack, or bend. Use Scratchbord tools and accessories for best results.
Seal your finished work with spray fixative to dissolve fingerprints or smudges — then frame it without glass!
Available in 1/8" (3 mm) thick panels.
Ampersand's Museum Panels — There is a Difference!
Handling Charge — When ordering sheets of paper or board larger than 18” x 24” in quantities of less than 10, a $3.00 per order handling fee applies. Paper or boards may be assorted to reach the quantity of 10.
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™ Ampersand is a trademark.™ Scratchbord is a tradmark. ™ Archiva-seal is a trademark.
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By Case Man
Comments about Ampersand Scratchbords:
I was very pleasantly surprised when I saw the amazing quality of this scratchboard. Well done.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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from Scotland Neck, NC
Just learning the scratchboard method of art.. and the Ampersand Brand is the best!
Need scratchboard? Here's the place to go!
By William Schaff
from Warren, Rhode Island
it's a "fantastic deal" and "best in its category" because you really can't find scratchboard like this anywhere else. Thank goodness y'all still carry it. But, what has continued to impress me (and leave me thankful) if how affordable and quick the delivery is. Thank you, on all counts.
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working on a new scratch board with what I got from y'all
I buy all my art here because: Quality, Price, & Service
By LuZimm ..........literallyfromscratch
from Tampa, Florida
The quality of the products I purchase is always excellent and guaranteed
Ampersand 'Scratch Bords' are outstanding
from Yuma, AZ
Ampersand Scratch Bords are outstanding in both quality and workability. Their finish is like satin and allows all manner of scratch tools to achieve amazing results.
Love this product. Will buy again .
from Russellville Alabama
Best scratchboard ever.
This is a fantastic product for my style of art
By Fay run away
from Chilliwack B.C.
There is no other product that will allow you to achieve the detailed realism that I wish to express in my animal portraits.
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snow leopard on scratchbord
from Cumberland, Md
The perfect board for scratchart. Hands down. thick clay layer, over a nice thick board. Ink is smooth. It can be re-inked for repairs.
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I will buy this product again.
Packaged with care and the items arrived in perfect condition. Thank you!
By Colorado Teacher
from Kim, CO
I tried ampersand for the first time. I have had students working on scratchboard art for a couple of years but have never put out the expense for clay board. This is an amazing product. I love it.
Ampersand manufactures a wide variety of archival artist panels. There is a surface for every artist, every medium and every technique. Watch this video to learn which of these boards is right for you!
Ampersand Scratchbord is a professional grade scratchboard and the choice of artists looking for a rigid acid-free surface that will not tear, puncture crack, or bend. Scratchbord's surface has a smooth, absorbent kaolin clay ground that is evenly coated with India ink. You can scratch easily into this surface with controlled, crisp, clean lines to create exquisitely detailed white-on-black art.
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