Can You Make Your Own Chalkboard Paint. Mix together all of the ingredients listed above, blend really well and that's it. You need unsanded grout, paint, and chalk.
Make your own with the help of latex paint and unsanded tile grout. Next, have the person at the paint counter tint it to one of the 12 chalkboard paint color options. Now you can make your own chalk board paint in any colour you choose and don't have to settle for the standard black and green.
🙂 this opens up so many new chalkboard color possibilities!
Make your own chalkboard paint color. Total cost for this chalkboard paint project is about $.35. You’ll need a container in which to mix your paint (preferably one with a lid if you want to save any extra paint) and a stir stick.
Watch and learn how to make your own diy chalkboard on wood or walls.
You should only mix as much as you will need for your project. Then add the unsanded grout to your paint. Lets talk about how to make your own chalkboard paint.
I was asked how long i let each coat dry since the spray paint chalkboard stuff says to let it dry one day between coats.
This is the laurel wreath transfer image that i created for this project. All you need is latex paint, a thickening agent, and possibly water, depending on which thickening agent you choose to add to the paint. This tutorial shows you how to make the best chalkboard paint by mixing simple ingredients that you may already have lying around the house!
Wipe it off wi th a dry rag.
You should paint two coats for even coverage. Mix together all of the ingredients listed above, blend really well and that's it. Let dry overnight to cure completely.
The ratio is about 1 unsanded grout to 10 paint.
Step 1) follow the instructions on the chalkboard paint and paint your board. Let it sit for about a half hour. I used 3 coats here.