10 Awesome Chalkboard Projects

Chalkboard paint has been applied to pretty much everything imaginable in the last few years. But there are still some really innovative ideas out there. Check out these 10 uses for chalkboard paint that will have you headed to the hardware store.

  • Chalkboard Book 1 of 10
    Chalkboard Book
    This brilliant DIY turns a dilapidated book into the perfect distraction for traveling.
    Image Photo Credit: Whip Up
  • Chalkboard Building Blocks 2 of 10
    Chalkboard Building Blocks
    Extend the idea that blocks can be anything by letting kids decorate them as whatever their imagination can come up with.
    Image Photo Credit: Preschool Daze
  • Mix and Match Animals 3 of 10
    Mix and Match Animals
    These mix and match chalkboard animals are so fun.
    Image Photo Credit: Etsy $50
  • Chalkboard US Map 4 of 10
    Chalkboard US Map
    If you have a little one learning states, this would be a great learning aid, and it's adorable as well.
    Image Photo Credit: Etsy
  • Chalkboard Calendar 5 of 10
    Chalkboard Calendar
    A chalkboard calendar is nothing new, but the scale of this one is awesome!
    Image Photo Credit: Our Fifth House
  • Chalkboard Tablet 6 of 10
    Chalkboard Tablet
    A thick slab of wood with a chalkboard layer, this would be great for lists, recipes, and garden plans. (I've seen this tablet in person, and it's pretty beautiful!)
    Image Photo Credit: Peg & Awl $22
  • Chalkboard Globe 7 of 10
    Chalkboard Globe
    Wouldn't it be fun to track your travels on this? But at $450, this beautiful globe is begging for a DIY.
    Image Photo Credit: Michele Varian $450
  • Herb Pots 8 of 10
    Herb Pots
    I can't be the only one who regularly cycles plants through pots because of a less than stellar green thumb. These fun labels might make the process less painful!
    Image Photo Credit: Design Sponge
  • Chalkboard Desk 9 of 10
    Chalkboard Desk
    This vintage desk, refinished with chalkboard paint for the top surface, would be great in a kid's room.
    Image Photo Credit: 2 Old School € 87.00
  • Chalkboard Puzzles 10 of 10
    Chalkboard Puzzles
    I love this because each time you put it together, it's like a new puzzle.
    Image Photo Credit: Up in Pieces $7


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