Buy an old framed picture and paint chalkboard paint on top of the glass for an easy chalkboard.
Put a picture of the beach you visited in a shadow box frame and fill the bottom with sand from that beach. Much neater than a random jar of sand and shells! decorate the frame or put seashells or treasures found on the beach in the shadow box
How to make a chalkboard from an old framed print
How to make a chalkboard from an old framed print or artwork. This is an easy DIY project to repurpose unwanted art into a chalkboard message board.
Thrifted Frames, Spray Paint and Cork. I'm going to buy some thrift store frames, place corkboard, then fabric :)
30 Amazing Picture Frame Clusters
Chateau Collage Frame Collage frames offer an exciting and easy way to display your treasured photos. We measured, arranged and artfully distressed these charming frames for y
Pottery Barn Mirror knock-off using supplies from the Dollar Store! And, this whole website is full of Dollar Store tutorials!
another idea for those frames from the dollar store - spray paint, chalkboard paint, maybe some scrapbook paper and modge podge.
Use one of the large picture frames to do this for guests. - How to make a DIY chalkboard from an old picture frame - The Frugal Homemaker