scraperboard

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scrap·er·board

 (skrā′pər-bôrd′)

scraperboard

(ˈskreɪpəˌbɔːd)
n
1. (Art Terms) thin card covered with a layer of white china clay and a black top layer of Indian ink, which can be scraped away with a special tool to leave a white line
2. (Art Terms) a picture or design produced in this way
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And I loved Tunnicliffe's scraperboards that I found in My Friend Flicka, Tarka and his sketchbooks.
But when I began writing the words for a book I remembered the Tunnicliffe books I had loved as a child, and decided to see if I could do some small scraperboard drawings to complement the text.