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Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Chalkboard Party












Gina at http://theshabbychiccottage.blogspot.com/
is hosting a Crazy About Chalkboards Party on Friday, June 26th. Stop and see all of the creative uses for Chalkboard Paint.


















This was going to be the object I converted into a chalkboard but got delayed due to the window being left out in the rain and a critter then knocking it over and breaking the glass.


It is still going to get overhauled into a chalkboard, just not in time for the party.
On to Plan B

I have saved these containers knowing they were a good size for something. I spray painted the lids with Chalkboard Spray Paint and then painted the bottoms....instant unique gift wrap.


























15 comments:

  1. I am so glad you had a plan B! I have quite a bit of cbp left over and this is an idea I can really use!

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  2. Now this is a clever idea for gift wrap!!! Like Jane, I have paint leftover and this is a great use to finishing it off. TFS!

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  3. love the idea of the lids, gives me an idea!!!

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  4. I love this idea! No more wondering what's inside.
    Good job.
    *Tricia

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  5. What a great idea! Loving the idea of so many chalkboards under a Christmas tree!

    So much creativity out there today! Thanks for joining.

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  6. I seriously thought I wouldn't see anything new in this chalkboard party (But was excited to see all of the projects!) but I'm just blown away at the new ideas. Painting the lids is genius!

    I hope your other project gets finished soon because it's going to be lovely.

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  7. So sorry about your window! I'm sure it will be great when it's fixed up. And what a creative way to repurpose those containers!

    Blessings,
    Marie
    http://emmacallsmemama.com

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  8. What a cute idea. Too bad about the rain/critter thing. Oh, hey! I just read on some blog that isn't related to the chalkboard party that you can get chalkboard STICKERS at Walmart! Isn't that cool! :)

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  9. ohhhh!!! I just HAVE to steal this idea! Thank you for posting it. It's perfect for gifts and ALSO to organize my kid's toys in their rooms, thank you!

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  10. Very clever idea - I definitely need to source from chalkboard paint here in Ireland.

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  11. very cute! :) You have a new follower. :)

    Susan @ www.peanutpetunia.blogspot.com

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  12. I adore all of your chalkboards! What creativity!

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  13. yay 4 Chalkboards! Love them.
    THanks for stopping by @ THAT'S SO CUEGLY!

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