• No Commitment Chalkboard Wall DIY

    Shared Art Room & Office Space | Oh Lovely Day

    Long before I created our full-sized chalkboard wall, I dreamed of a chalkboard wall. But I’m a renter. And using black chalkboard paint to cover one giant wall is not very landlord friendly. I was also a little afraid of the dust that the chalk would create. But then I collaborated with The Land of Nod to create a shared art room and office space and I revisited the idea of the chalkboard wall. After a lot of brainstorming and research I found a great solution for creating a full-sized chalkboard wall with little to no commitment: chalkboard contact paper!

    DIY chalkboard wall | Oh Lovely Day DIY chalkboard wall | Oh Lovely DayDIY chalkboard wall | Oh Lovely Day


    As you can see, Charlie loves it, and spends a lot of time at his chalkboard. He usually doesn’t erase until he’s completed a “scene” on the entire board, so I only have to do a dust clean-up once every week or two instead of constantly. And it took me 30 minutes and around $30 to make, and I can remove it super easily if necessary.

    Want to make your own? Head over to Momtastic where I shared a full DIY here.

    Don’t forget to check out the completed art room project here and enter my giveaway with The Land of Nod here, or head to my instagram feed. I’m @ohlovelyday.


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    1. Posted Jun 18 at 10:52 am | Permalink

      Wow! I also want that for my kids. It will boost their creativity!

    2. Posted Jun 21 at 5:33 pm | Permalink

      Nice photo and inspiration once for creative children

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