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Chalkboard Coat & Leash Rack

At a Glance:

#2574 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Chalkboard Logo

FolkArt ® Chalkboard Paint - Black, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $6.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Cayman Blue, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

Any size picture frame, Pressboard or plywood cut to fit frame, Metal coat rack attachment, Sandpaper (medium-coarse grit), 2 Sawtooth hangers, Foam paintbrush


  1. Paint picture frame with 2 coats of Cayman Blue, drying in between coats.
  2. Paint wood insert with 3 coats of Black Chalkboard Paint, drying in between coats.
  3. Sand the frame to distress. Wipe off dust.
  4. Insert wood chalkboard into frame, then attach coat rack to back.
  5. Attach saw-tooth hangers to back at top corners.
  6. Cure for 24 hours. Lightly rub chalk over surface to condition.

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