Vintage Chalkboard Inspired Art

This weekend I have a wedding to attend.
I love weddings.
I love cake!

So I wanted to make something extra special.

Something out of my box.

A vintage chalkboard would be cute. Right?


Chalk doesn't last. Boo.

So I went with an idea that I had...

I went forth and made a real chalkboard.

I studied how it looked. How it felt.

How the chalk dusted over the board.

And I washed all of my work away...LOL

Above is the finished "real" chalkboard.

I then put my newly learned skills to the test and recreated "the look".

This time instead of using chalk I used paint.

It took some do'overs but I did it!

I made the ever so popular "chalkboard look"  permanent.

Would this not be oh so cute for a garden wedding??!!

No worries of someone walking up and rubbing it to see if it's real chalk.

We all have those cousins...LOL!!

After the wedding...

A sweet reminder of your special day to hang on your wall.

I just hope she likes it too!

I think I will be adding this design to my shop!

If you are interested you can email me here.

much love, Susie


  1. Very creative Susie! What a sweet gift and I love that they will be able to hang it up in their home after the wedding.

  2. I have fallen in love with this sign! Trying to think of how I can justify having one painted and where I could hang it. Hmmmmm....

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