Before you start working on your project, preview the Russ McMullins scratchboard tutorial.
and the video tutorial by Lars Erik Robinson
view google images for scratchboard
This artist is also an excellent reference:
Comment on 3 important pieces of advice from the tutorials and explain why you think they are important.
Link to the image you admire the most and explain why.
Explain what you will try to do in your choice of subject, composition, and technical approach.