DIY Chalkboard

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diy chalkboard
comfort + chalkboard
What you need:

* precut MDF sheet. Bought mine at Home Depot for about $4.
* Chalkboard Spray paint
* any primer. You can do a primer spray paint and it is super easy. I did a magnetic primer (not spray) and wish I didn’t. It is clumpy and gave my otherwise smooth MDF a bumpy texture. I don’t mind it so much, makes it more earthy/organic looking, but I’d skip it if I was doing it again.
* sidewalk chalk. easier to handle and comes in fun shapes.


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04/16/2010 at 4:33

Posted in art, dining room, DIY

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  1. cool chalkboard, but the true showstoppers here are your two little cuties. Awwwwww!


    04/17/2010 at 4:33

  2. He has the BEST sad face, doesn’t he?!


    04/17/2010 at 4:33

  3. Oh yes, and Kalini has that “you touch my brother and you die” look down. She is so cute how protective she is of him.


    04/18/2010 at 4:33

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