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Chalkboard Room Sign

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Skill Level: Intermediate
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FolkArt ® Chalkboard Paint - Black, 8 oz.
Item #2517
Now you can create a chalkboard writing surface on any piece of wood or even terra cotta! Our new chalkboard paint is great for decorating furniture, party favors or gifts. Easy to use: simply brush on, let dry and condition with chalk! Chalkboard paint is waterbased and non-toxic.


FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Fresh Foliage, 2 oz.
Item #954
Premium, all-purpose acrylic paint for decorative crafts and home décor. Superior coverage. Exceptional brushability. Use on all porous surfaces. All colors are certified AP non-toxic, water-based, and acid neutral.


Other Supplies
5” x 7” wood picture frame
Pressboard or plywood cut to fit frame
18” jute cord
Foam paintbrush
Drill
Sandpaper

Instructions

  1. Paint picture frame with 2 coats of Fresh Foliage, drying in between coats. Let dry.
  2. Lightly sand frame edges to distress.
  3. Paint wood insert with 3 coats of Black Chalkboard Paint, drying in between coats. Let dry completely.
  4. Insert chalkboard into frame.
  5. Drill holes in top of frame 1½” in from corners. Thread jute through holes from back.
  6. Tie overhand knots in ends of jute cord. Trim ends close to knot and fluff.
  7. Cure for 24 hours. Lightly rub chalk over surface to condition.
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Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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