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Pretty Pink Canvas Chalkboard

Transform an old frame into a canvas chalkboard where you can write daily messages.

At a Glance:

#4887 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Cathie and  Steve Logo
  • Chalkboard Logo
  • Mod Podge Design Elements  Logo
  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo
supplies

Mod Podge ® Acrylic Shapes - Basics, Flat & Charm

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

Mod Podge ® Podgeable Papers - Black & White Damask, Frames and Words

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $5.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Chalkboard Paint - Hot Pink, 8 oz.

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

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pure Black, 2 oz.

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

Mod Podge ® Gloss, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

Frame with a backing, Canvas fabric, Foam paintbrush, Scissors, Ribbon, Canvas flower, Pink paper

Instructions

1. Cut a piece of canvas fabric to fit the frame backing.  Apply a coat of Mod Podge to the top of the backing.  Position the canvas on the backing and smooth with your fingers.  Allow to dry.

2. Working in one direction, apply a coat of Hot Pink chalkboard paint to the canvas.  Allow to dry and apply a second coat in the opposite direction as the first.  Allow to dry.  Apply a third coat in the same direction as the first.

3. Cut of words from the paper.  Apply a coat of Mod Podge to the back of the words and glue to the frame.  Continue until the outer edge of the frame is covered with words.  Apply a top-coat of Mod Podge to the frame.

4. Glue a strip of decorative ribbon across the bottom of the canvas.  Glue a canvas flower in the corner.  Glue a Podgeable circle that has been Mod Podged with pink paper to the center of the canvas flower.

PROJECT TIP: To season your chalkboard, rub a piece of chalk over the entire surface and wipe clean with a damp towel.
 

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.