Saturday, July 30, 2022 • 12-4 pm

This workshop will provide a brief overview of the medium its history, its tools, and techniques, and how to protect finished scratchboard drawings. Scratch tools, ink, and brushes will be provided for their use during class.Color scratchboard inks will be available for experimenting as well.
This class will provide hands-on experience in two basic black & white scratchboard methods: vignette drawing on a white background and drawing on a solid black background. You may bring your own tools if you have them.
  • Date: Saturday, July 30, 2022
  • Location: Southern Arts Society, 301 N. Piedmont Ave., Kings Mountain, NC 28086
  • Cost: $50 for SASi members; $60 non-members
  • Experience: No experience necessary – suitable for both beginning and intermediate levels.
  • Materials: Included in cost
  • To Register: Payment is made to:
    Southern Arts, Society, Inc.,; 704-739-5585;

About the Artist

Lori is an artist and designer in the Charlotte, North Carolina region. Her educational background includes: BFA Parsons School of Design, and MA UNC Charlotte.

Her non-digital work is created primarily with scratchboard, watercolor, acrylic, or colored pencil. In the past I’she has worked in oil, pen and ink, and intaglio. Her background is in traditional art and illustration, and also creates digital works with Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Sketch, and Ink. She is looking to merge the physical and digital mediums.

Her  illustrations (since 2000) have included book covers targeted for YA, SciFi-Fan, and sales motivation. Other illustrations have been for commercial advertising and non-profit event promotions.

Her work has been exhibited in the The Charlotte Art League Gallery, Kings Mountain Art Center in Kings Mountain, NC, Arts on Main in Gastonia, and the Jeanne Rauch Gallery at Gaston College in Dallas, NC.

Her websites are: