Of course, I had to find the perfect "item" to transform into a chalkboard. So I enthusiastically went on a full-out hunt at all my favorite flea markets and thrift stores. I knew my search was over when I stumbled upon this beaut:
If your kitchen is decorated in the coffee shop theme, you will be very disappointed in what I did with this tray.
Chalkboard paint: the newest love of my life?
All it took was two coats with a few hours of drying time in-between, and my fantasy chalkboard became a reality!
I foresee many, many more d.i.y. projects in my future! Well, I know this because one is sitting in my garage waiting for its second coat as I type this. Not another chalkboard, but another small project. I'm loving getting my feet wet in this do-it-yourself stuff! I would love for these baby steps to lead me into something amazing that I never imagined I'd be able to do!
Another kitchen glimpse:
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