How to: Make a restaurant-style chalkboard
Give your kitchen a dash of restaurant flair with the addition of a chalkboard. The matte black ornate frame gives it the right amount of je ne sais quoi, and topped with a quote from your favourite chef, who could resist the temptation to make this simple project? Here are the instructions and what you will need to make this simple chalkboard project.
- Ornate frame
- Matte black spray paint
- Measuring tape
- 1/8" MDF board
- Chalkboard paint
- Small finishing nails
- Picture-hanging hardware
1 Find an ornate frame and spray paint it matte black.
2 Measure the opening of the frame for the piece of MDF board. Have your building-supply store cut it down to size.
3 Paint one side of the board using specialty chalkboard paint. Apply as per the instructions.
4 Secure the board to the back of the frame using finishing nails and a hammer. Attach the picture-hanging hardware to the frame.