Inbox Inspiration

Subscribe to the PLAID Crafts Newsletter,
and we’ll throw in $10 towards your next purchase.

Snowman Writing Slate

Write away this winter on this snowman slate!

This project features these great brands:

  • Chalkboard Logo
supplies

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Turquoise, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Chalkboard Paint - Black, 8 oz.

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

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Wicker White, 2 oz.

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

Other Supplies

Rectangular Wood plaque, 2 inch STYROFOAM™ ball, 2.5 inch STYROFOAM™ ball, 11 brads - 1 orange; 3 blue; 7 black, 2 blue pom-poms, 1 silver chenille stem, Blue and white ribbon or scrap material (for scarf), Blue ribbon (for hanging), Tacky glue, Hot glue

Instructions

  1. Paint edges of plaque with Wicker White. Allow to dry.
  2. Paint dashes around plaque with Turquoise. Allow to dry.
  3. Paint front of plaque with Chalkboard paint. Allow to dry.
  4. Paint snow along bottom of plaque and snowflake on upper right of plaque (refer to photo).
  5. Cut Styrofoam balls in half.
  6. Glue larger Styrofoam ball to bottom left side of plaque.
  7. Tie ribbon or scrap material to create scarf and glue in place; glue on small Styrofoam ball (Refer to photo).
  8. Glue pom-poms and chenille wire in place to create ear muffs.
  9. Add buttons and face with brads; use tacky glue to secure.
  10. Use hot glue to attach ribbon for hanging.

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.