Turn a photoframe into a chalkboard

Transform a photoframe into a handy chalkboard with this quick and easy craft

Give a photoframe a new lease of life and create a handy chalkboard for your home with this craft project. We love the idea of using it as a menu at a dinner party or as a to-do list in a kitchen or by the front door so you never forget those last minute bits and bobs!

You will need:

Photo frame

Chalkboard paint

Brush

Chalk pen

Step one

Carefully remove the glass the frame

Step two

Paint the inside back of the frame and leave to dry

Step three

Paint a second coat and leave to dry

Step four

Cover in chalk then wipe off with a damp cloth

Step five

Personalise! Use as a noticeboard or a menu for a dinner party

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