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Handmade Charlotte Chalkboard Message Center Chore Chart

Use Handmade Charlotte stencils and Chalkboard paint to create an easy-to-use Chore Chart right on your wall.

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At a Glance:

#4927 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Chalkboard Paint Logo
  • FolkArt Painting Stencils Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Chalkboard Paint - Black, 8 oz. - 2517

Number Needed: 1 $6.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Stencil Decor ® Brushes - Stencil Brush, 5/8" - 34058

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
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Number Needed: 1 $-1.00
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Licorice, 2 oz. - 938

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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instructions

Other Supplies

Brush basin or container for water, foam plates, paper towels, Pencil, ruler

Instructions

1.    Measure your wall area and plan your layout before you start.  Make sure the wall is clean and free of dust.

2.    Position paper stencil and tape in place.  Load a stencil brush with Black Chalkboard paint.  Tap on paper towel to remove excess paint .

3.    Use a pouncing motion to stencil. Carefully remove stencil.

4.    Allow to dry and reapply for opaque coverage.  Allow to dry.

5.    To add more lines, put stencil tape over the word CHORES before lining up next set.  

6.    Repeat steps for as needed. Make sure each stenciled shape is completely dry before laying another stencil to avoid smearing paint.

7.    Use ruler and pencil to lightly mark spacing for day columns. Stencil as above.

8.    Position letters over each day column stencil with Licorice.  

9.    Let everything dry completely.

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

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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.

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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