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Thrift store frame. Antique cards. I painted the frame with some chalk paint and ruffed it up a bit. Added the lacy ribbon and the cards with white clothes pins. Loving this look!

I painted the frame with some chalk paint and ruffed it up a bit. Added the lacy ribbon and the cards with white clothes pins.

Everything you need to know about making your own DIY Chalk Paint by In My Own Style

everything you need to knoe is covered in this post on how to make and paint with chalk paint. Once you read it, you will be inspired to transform furniture and more.

DIY Chalk Paint Review Update - In My Own Style.  She describes all that she has tried and tells why/why not she doesnt like them.  Her favroite are calcium carbonate and plaster or paris.

I have tested all the DIY Chalk Paint recipes. Find them listed in this post, along with tips + tricks on how to make and paint with each

Lovely etc.: Guide to Furniture Finishes

10 Tips for Painting Furniture Like a Pro

Custom color chalk board paint!  wow- this would be cheaper than the black chalkboard paint from the hardware store.  i painted 2 sliding closet doors - spending too much $ on 2 cans of chalk board paint- yeah it looks kinda cool but so needed another coat.  the chalk doesn't rub off well and leaves itty bitty dots all over.  i'm gonna change up the color and paint over the whole thing.  Thanks!

17 Crush-Worthy Ideas for Chalkboard Paint

Custom color chalkboard paint - combine 1 cup latex paint with 2 tablespoons unsanded tile grout. Paint with several coats, sanding with 150 grit sandpaper between coats.

This is the best !   If you want a durable finish - this is the recipe to use when making your own DIY chalk-paint.

2 tablespoon Calcium Carbonate 2 tablespoon Plaster Paris 2 tablespoon water 2 cups latex satin paint Smooth-and-Most-Durable-Chalk-Paint-Recipe Furniture Makeover: Mixing Up DIY Chalk Paint Recipes & Colors - In My Own Style

How to: Make #Chalkboard Paint in ANY COLOR | A Beautiful Mess

Any color chalk board paint! I wanna paint each of my kids rooms in chalk board paint.

Homemade Chalk Finish Paint | From the Author: I have used a few different brands of chalk type paint however they are really expensive! I already had the paint I needed leftover from painting my dining room.  All I needed to do was make the homemade chalk finish paint consistency I needed.

Homemade Chalk Finish Paint

Make your own chalk paint, turn any paint into fabric paint, paint fixtures to look like oil rubbed bronze, silve or gold, which types of finishes to use on painted furniture, etc.

Make your own chalk paint by using plain interior paint mixed with Plaster of Paris. You can find Plaster of Paris at Home Depot or Lowe's and it's really cheap. All you do is mix 5 tablespoons of Plaster of Paris with 2 cups of paint and 2 tablespoons of

Create a focal wall for photographs by painting blackboard paint over magnetic paint. Inspiration from #withtwocats.

21 Ways to Display Kids Artwork - Honor Creativity & Manage the Piles

chalkboard gallery -No need to buy frames, just draw them on and change art as needed! This was my original idea with our chalkboard wall. Even have great frame templates to trace on the wall Good for kids playroom!

Make your own Herb Pots

Creative Collections: New Uses for Clay Pots

Flower pots with chalk board paint. Cute idea to get rid of excess chalk board paint ~~ Brilliant! I was going to plant indoor herbs, that will work very nicely, have lots of leftover chalkboard paint ;

5 Reasons You Should Make Your Own Chalk Paint

How to make your own chalky finish paint and tips for using it

10 Paint Secrets: Make your own fabric paint. Check it out...great tips in this post!

10 Paint Tips & Tricks You Never Knew! Make any color paint into fabric paint. You can get fabric 'textile medium' at most craft stores. You just mix it with any color acrylic paint and it instantly turns it into fabric paint!