DIY Dare: The Top 10 Most Pinned Chalkboard Paint Projects

By Megan T. Brown on March 1, 2016

Chalkboard paint has been trendy among crafters of all skill levels for a while, but do you really know just what you can accomplish with this versatile paint? Grab a can, and take your DIY decor to the next level with these easy and trendy projects pinners are raving about!


DIY: Chalkboard Mug

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Looking for a surefire way to make sure no one mooches your mug? Personalize your favorite drinkware with chalkboard flair!

Wit and Whistle


DIY Framed Chalkboard Wall

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Sometimes you need a lot of space to jot those important reminders, appointments and grocery lists—or elaborate stick figure drawings, if that's more your style.

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DIY | Distressed Chalkboard Mason Jars

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These oh-so-simple distressed jars are a charming addition to any table, desk or shelf. Fill them with flowers, or admire them on their own!

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DIY Chalkboard Sign

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Scribble notes on the chalkboard letters, or enjoy the simplicity of the paint's rustic texture when brushed lightly with chalk.

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DIY Chalkboard Cutting Board | A World Market Knock-Off

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Display this adorable craft in your own kitchen, or scrawl an uplifting message onto it and pass it along as a thoughtful gift.

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Chalkboard Paint Your Crockpot!

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That old slow cooker craves a makeover! Let everyone know what's cookin' with a new, customizable exterior.

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DIY Chalkboard Mason Jar Candle Centerpiece

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These cozy votives give off just the right amount of sparkle for a special candlelit dinner—or anytime!

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Chalkboard Planters with Folkart Stencils and Paint

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Always forgetting what you've planted in that herb garden? Help yourself remember with this adorable solution.

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DIY Chalkboard Coaster Set

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This simple, kid-friendly project would make the perfect teacher's gift alongside a big mug for enjoying morning coffee.

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How to Make a Chalkboard Serving Tray

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Bid your boring old cheese plate farewell! Serve appetizers in style while telling your guests what's up for grabs.

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