Storm Wigeon
5 x 7 in.
Clayboard and ink

Clayboard, or Scratchboard, is a form of direct engraving onto a clay panel that is topped with a thin layer of ink. A sharp point is used to scratch away the ink exposing the white clay below. It is among the most difficult and tedious forms of drawing.

Cathy is one of a handful of Master Scratchboard Artists worldwide, as recognized by the International Society of Scratchboard Artists. She is an award-winning artist, signature member of the Society of Animal Artists, and her work has been featured in Southwest Art, Art of the West, Creative Artist Yearbook (Australia), and several North Light books. Her works can be found in private, corporate and museum collections worldwide. You can find her and her work, along with 100 other artists, at the Celebration of Fine Art in Scottsdale, Arizona, January 12 – March 24, 2019.  Contact 480.443.7695 or [email protected] for more information.

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