Mini Chalkboard Sign

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by Robin Beam, A.C. Moore

Mini Chalkboard Sign

Chalkboard surfaces are hot! Paint these $1 mini tavern signs to match your décor and use as table number signs for a wedding or party.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Mask off area that will be painted with Black chalkboard paint. Paint upper and lower portions of tavern sign Lipstick. Repeat with additional coat as needed. Let dry completely.
  • 2
    Remove masking tape. Place new tape on the edges just painted to protect from the Black chalkboard paint. Paint center portion of sign with two to three coats of Black chalkboard paint; make sure it dries between coats.
  • 3
    When completely dry, prime Black chalkboard paint area by rubbing chalk over entire surface. Clean off with damp towel. It’s now ready for use!
  • 4
    Personalize board with Thickers stickers.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Mini Tavern Sign 8-3/4 inch x 5-1/4 inch 104149206
  • DecoArt® Americana® Chalkboard Paint Black 2 oz. 104549492
  • DecoArt® Americana® Multi-Surface Satin™ Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lipstick 104770367
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader Size 10 104118906
  • American Crafts™ Thickers™ Stickers Wonder Black 104581841
  • 3M™ 3/4 inch x 60 yard Masking Tape 104148306
  • Water and Container
  • Chalk