Feb 6 2012

Chalkboard Door

We decided that one feature we’d like to add to the nursery is some kind of chalkboard wall, so that the baby has a sanctioned place to draw on the walls… :-) There really isn’t one wall in the room that works for a chalkboard wall, so we decided to paint the inside panels of the door with chalkboard paint. Eventually, we’ll add a little tray in between the two panels to hold chalk and an eraser.

The door, after scraping the paint off, sanding and priming

Kelly & I have a habit of painting our initials into things - see our blog

How cute is that?

The end result

And the chalkboard door is now serving as the backdrop to a monthly picture project with the baby. (The idea for which I found on Pinterest)

Here's the first month's picture