26 Ways to Use Chalkboard Paint

Have you noticed how popular chalkboards are these days? I have made a few myself, including this easel chalkboard made from a coffee table top.


Easel chalkboard- 26 Ways to Use Chalkboard Paint- PlumDoodles.com


There are so many ways to use chalkboard paint. With the help of some of my blogging friends, let me count the ways….

In the Kitchen


7 Ways to Use Chalkboard Paint in the Kitchen- PlumDoodles.com


1. Chalkboard Mug from A Grande Life  2. Bamboo Spoons from How I Pinch a Penny  3. Cutting Boards from DomesticCharm  4. Kitchen Canisters from For My Love of  5. Chalkboard Wine Glasses from Confessions of a Plate Addict 6. Sandwich Box from My Craftily Ever After  7. Mason Jar Utensil Holders from FrugElegance

On Furniture


4 Ways to Use Chalkboard Paint- Furniture- PlumDoodles.com


8. Coffee Table from 2 Little Superheroes  9. Antique Gentleman’s Chest from Three Mango Seeds  10. Turquoise Chalkboard Table from Lovely Etc.  11. Metal Cabinet from The Designest

For Organization


8 Ways to Organize with Chalkboard Paint- PlumDoodles.com


12. Message Board on a mirror from Marty’s Musings  13. Love this idea, Grocery Tote from Minted Strawberry  14. Window Calendar from House by Hoff  15a. Menu Board on a cookie sheet from Creative Ramblings  15b. My Menu Board  16. Easel Chalkboard from Prodigal Pieces  17. Mason Jar Craft Storage from It All Started With Paint  18. Chalkboard Command Center from I am a Homemaker


Walls and Signs and Art, Oh My!


8 Ways to Use Chalkboard Paint for Walls, Art and Signs- PlumDoodles.com


19. Chalkboard Entryway from Dwell Beautiful  20. Love the colored frames on this Playroom Gallery Wall from DIY on the Cheap  21. My gift tags made from shutter slats   22. Custom Color Wall from 2 Bees in a Pod  23. Gorgeous chalk art, Winter Wonderland by The Altered Past  24. Lemonade Stand from All Things With Purpose   25.Chalkboard Labels from The Upside of Chaos  26. Genius, you won’t believe what she used for these Gift Tags from Decorated Chaos

Whew, that’s a whole lot of chalkboarding going on! What have you created with chalkboard paint?




  1. So many fabulous ideas here, Sheila! I hope you are staying warm on these cold nights!

  2. Thanks so much for featuring my chalkboard entryway! Love all these other projects too 🙂 Happy weekend!

  3. Thanks so much for including my wine glasses, Sheila! Have a great weekend!…hugs…Debbie

  4. Great round up! Thanks so much for including my command center.

  5. Gorgeous ideas I’ve never used chalkboard paint.

  6. Thanks for including me, Sheila! Have a great weekend!

  7. Sheila, this is a fun and interesting post! I see so many great ideas! I love your chalkboards and the wine glasses are so cute. The lemonade stand is adorable and the table top is such a good idea- I could go on and on about all of these. I’m off to follow the links! Thanks for sharing such fun ideas!

  8. Thanks so much for including my lemonade stand!! Have a great day!!

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