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DIY Small Gift Box

Up your gift wrapping game with this DIY small gift box painted with chalkboard paint and customized with chalk.

At a Glance:

#6247 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Martha Stewart Logo

Martha Stewart Crafts ® Basic Brush Set - 5pc

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $17.09
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Chalkboard Paint Acrylic Craft Paint - Ink

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

Wooden gift box, Chalk


  1. Apply chalkboard paint to the surface of the box. Let dry. Apply another coat if needed. Let cure for 24 hours.
  2. Condition the box by rubbing chalk all over the chalkboard surface. Then wipe chalk away with a dry paper towel.
  3. Write a personal message in chalk for the recipient of the package.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

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.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.