How To: Make Your Own Chalkboard Paint

How To: Make Your Own Chalkboard Paint

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Maxwell Ryan
Jul 10, 2008

Chalkboard paint is easily purchased at any hardware store. But it's only available in black or green. This recipe allows you to create the paint in any color you please:

3 teaspoons acrylic paint (color of choice)
1 1/2 teaspoons glazing medium (water-based)
1/2 teaspoon powder tile grout

Mix all ingredients together, blending very well. Make only as much as you need, as it does not store well...

Chalkboard Paint Links:

>> Look! Chalkboard Paint on a Kitchen Wall
>> Look!: Chalkboard Paint Wall at Market Table
>> Good Question: How to Chalkboard this Wardrobe?

(via CraftAtHome.com) -regina

(Re-Edited from 2006-12-22 - CB)

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