Make your own chalkboard canvas for your home

How to make a chalkboard for your home

DIY chalkboard canvas by Hello Lidy

Chalkboards remain a popular home accessory and can be used in so many ways.

In the kitchen they’re useful for jotting down reminders – of food to buy, things you need to do and timings for where you need to be. In a study they’re useful for dates and deadlines and in children’s rooms chalkboards can be used for drawing or doodling on.

With chalkboard paint now readily available, creating your own chalkboard can be a quick and easy project.

You can find a useful guide to creating a simple chalkboard canvas over at Hello Lidy – all you need is a blank canvas and chalkboard paint and you can have a board created in super quick time.

DIY chalkboard project

Decorative chalkboard

If you fancy getting a bit more crafty, and adding a border and hanger to it, then Thrifty Wifey has a good tutorial available on making a decorative chalkboard.

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