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Family Heart Magnetic Chalkboard

You'll love this chalkboard! Get organized and share family events.

At a Glance:

#4833 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo

Martha Stewart® 4oz Magnetic Paint Effect - 32196

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Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz. - CS11301

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Other Supplies

16” x 20” canvas, Mod Podge Rub-on Transfers, Acrylic shaped hearts, Scrapbook paper and embellishments in the patterns of your choice, Craft glue, Magnets – adhesive strips, Foam brush, Paintbrush, Pencil, Scissors


1. I used an old canvas in this project, so I painted it with Gesso to cover the
pattern. You can skip this step if you are starting with a new canvas.

2. Give the canvas three coats of magnetic paint using a foam brush, following the
instructions on the back of the jar carefully. Let dry.

3. If your magnetic paint is rough, you can sand using the sandpaper.

4. Paint the entire canvas with two coats of chalkboard paint and let dry. Make
sure to paint the sides.

5. While your canvas is drying, trace the hearts onto the scrapbook paper and cut
out using the scissors.

6. Mod Podge the paper onto the back of the heart shapes and let dry.

7. Add embellishments and rub-ons to the fronts of the hearts – suggestions are
shown in the photo.

8. Add Dimensional Magic to the fronts of the hearts and let dry for several hours.

9. Attach magnet strips to the back of the hearts using craft glue and let dry.

10. Prepare the chalkboard following the instructions on the back of the bottle.

11. You can use your chalkboard to write on and also to hold notes with the heart

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.

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