The manual alteration of an artist's canvas or working space to adapt to their particular artwork. (noun)
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Use "thining" in a sentence
"13 J/cm2 DUVR had an impact on both compartments of reconstructed skin with the disappearance of dermal superficial fibroblasts, slight morphological alterations in the epidermis such as thining of the epidermis and thickening of the cornified layer, and the appearance of p53 positive keratinocytes."
"There's a real difference in these two guys though - one really uses the story at the core of his projects, with very strong and memorable characters, interesting story arcs and major thining points that make all of his projects real classics."
"Stop thining that these things only happen to certain types of people!"