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  • Erika Kennedy

    DIY Chalkboard Paint: what you need: - flat latex paint in your desired color - unsanded tile grout (2 tbls for each 1 cup of paint) - a roller or brush - 150 grit sandpaper - painter’s tape - chalk how to: - for small areas, mix one cup at a time. stir 2 tbsp of unsanded tile grout into one cup of paint, making sure any clumps dissolve. - apply the mixture to either a roller or brush and and begin painting your surface. make sure to coat evenly and thoroughly (mine took about 3 coats). then, let it dry. - once dry, sand the surface with your 150 grit sand paper to smooth it. - to condition, run your chalk complety over the entire surface, and wipe clean. - enjoy your new chalkboard!

  • Jennifer Jude

    make your own custom colored chalkboard paint. 2 INGREDIENTS! One commenter said: Cindy Herington Instead of tile grout I was told to use rottenstone - that was almost 20 years ago. It worked great.

  • nxth nguyen

    colored chalkboard paint recipe

  • Mona Casper

    Make chalkboard paint 1 cup any color with 2 T. unsanded tile grout.

  • Dina Cary

    chalk board paint - I painted an old table with my homemade chalkboard paint and it works well. We use it nearly every day, and it is holding up very well.

  • Esther Lara

    Homemade chalkboard paint~ flat latex paint in desired color, unsanded tile grout (2 tbls for ea. 1c of paint); brush/roller; 150 grit sandpaper; painter’s tape & chalk. For small areas, mix 1c at a time. Stir in 2tbsp un-sanded tile grout into 1c of paint, making sure no clumps. Begin painting your surface. Make sure to coat evenly & thoroughly (takes about 3 coats). Let dry & sand the surface w/ grit sand paper till smooth. Run chalk complety over entire surface & wipe clean for conditioning.

  • Liesl WestHolmes

    homemade chalk paint- 1 c flat paint, 2 T unsanded tile grout. <3

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Homemade Chalk Paint: Mix 1 cup of paint and 2 tablespoons unsanded tile grout with a paint stirrer until smooth. Paint with a roller or a foam applicator to a painted/primed surface making sure to get even coverage. After dry time lightly sand and wipe to remove dust. Rub area with chalk then wipe with barely damp cloth to prepare board for use.

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Chalkboard Dresser. Did you know that 3 coats of Annie Sloan's decorative paint, Chalk Paint, will give you a chalkboard in any one of her fabulous colors!

Just finished my chalkboard wall and Calendar. The marking off and taping for the calendar was the most difficult part. To make my custom color for the calendar I used the pre-tinted testers from the Martha Stewart paint line at home depot. They come in 8oz samples that I mixed 2 TBS of grout.

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