Paul Hopman is an internationally known, award-winning artist, who illustrates the beauty and spirit of animals through his art, scratchboard. Paul is passionate about using his unique art form to teach about and preserve wild creatures, some of whom he has helped make famous. Many of his subjects are endangered species, such as wolves, tigers & gorillas. But he also does commission work for those who want a stunningly beautiful framed portrait of their favorite pet. Once you get into it, it is fascinating stuff.
Paul is also passionate about teaching young children to love what he loves, scratchboard.
In this video, Paul shows you how he does it, one scratch at a time. If you or a budding artist that you know wish to know more about this art form, you can purchase his kits “Scratchboard University” on his website. That purchase will give you access to over 50 videos on how to do Scratchboard art.
You can visit Paul’s website to learn more or purchase originals and prints.