January 9, 2010

Jot it down

I love chalkboards. Especially since they are black, which as you know is one of my must colors in the house. Did I mention I love neutrals?
I digress, chalkboards are fun, useful and ever changing. I even painted a coffee table chalkboard so my three darling daughters could be creative while watching TV.

Regardless of where it's at, everyone needs a chalkboard. Find that perfect wall to paint or board to hang and just do it.

"Welcome Olsen's" is written on mine today welcoming my out of town dinner guests for tonight.



5 comments:

  1. I love chalkboards. I have been on the hunt for one at the salvage yard. This is great!

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  2. Hello Mrs. Brookes! I found your beautiful blog. Can't wait to read it all.

    I do love a chalkboard, too. I've always wanted to paint a wall with chalkboard paint but just haven't gotten around to it.

    ~Heather

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  3. just found this lovely post. love it. i tried a magnetic chalkboard paint on a wall in my kitchen, but could not get it to work right. do you know any tricks?

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  4. Glad you liked, twocreatives. I've painted plenty with chalkboard paint, not magnet paint. Wish I had more for you. Love that you attempted it.

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  5. I can't wait to paint a wall in my daughter's room w/ chalkboard paint. My brother has done the magnetic paint before. Magnetic paint goes on first then color on top.

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