Fiskars DIY Chalkboard Tag Calendar

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by Smitha Katti, Fiskars

Fiskars DIY Chalkboard Tag Calendar

"Tag! You're picking up the kids from practice!" Keep your busy life in perfect order with this DIY Chalkboard Tag Calendar.

Tip: Use a touch of water and a tissue to "erase" any chalk marks on the cardstock. If you don't mind a little residue, just use a tissue.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:about an hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Using the Standard Tag maker, punch tag shapes from chalkboard paper. You will need about 35 to 40 tags. Then, punch a hole on each tag and set an eyelet in the hole.
  • 2
    Arrange tags to form calendar the calendar rows, mounting them with adhesive onto your chosen background. For this calendar, we used a base that fit into a 16" x 20" inch frame.
  • 3
    Use letter stickers to add the days of the week at the top of each column.
  • 4
    Cut a strip of chalkboard paper and place it at the top of the calendar to write your month.
  • 5
    Decorate as you’d like, we added star stickers as additional embellishments.
  • 6
    Put sending a photo of your finished projects to us on your calendar! #ACMooreInspired

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:about an hour

Project Supplies

  • •Fiskars Tag Maker Punch Standard, 12" Paper Trimmer & 18" x 24" Cutting Mat
  • •DCWV 12 inch x 12 inch Paper Stack Chalkboard, 16" x 20" Frame of Your Choice, Alphabet Stickers of Your Choice, Eyelets, Crayola Chalk White & Adhesive
  • •Nicole™ Crafts Stickers Stars Silver (optional - see step 5)