I was very excited to find this chalkboard paint at our local Home Depot for $9!
Here is what we started with (BEFORE):
|Oops... we ended up having to wipe this mess up and start over.|
The idea is to use it for grocery lists, reminders, notes to each other, etc. Something like this:
When I got home from class later that day, the board had evolved into this:
I got some colored chalk for my more artistically inclined guests. Cannot wait to see what our crazy friends decide to do with this.
With plenty of chalkboard paint leftover, I decided to take the chalkboard theme further into our kitchen. I have had this $5 set of stainless steel canisters since graduating college and use them for my baking ingredients. I bake often enough that they just sit on the kitchen counter. Why not give them the DIO touch?
With some blue painter's tape, I made chalkboard labels.