And then I saw this:
And I knew she had to have it! You see, Tutor Girl is a former teacher (or maybe Teacher is like a life-long title, and she's just taking a break?), and she runs an in-home daycare. This little chalkboard seemed perfect for her - I thought she could use it as a menu board, for the daycare, who knows what else!
So off to Home Depot I went to buy a big ole piece of wood and have them cut it down (PS if anyone wants one of these darling guys, I've got enough wood for make about
Anyways the tutorial over at Shanty2Chic is super easy to follow, and my favorite part about the entire project? I got to use my power tool!
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Here's how mine turned out:
Totally would have blurred out her name to preserve anonymity, but you can find out her real name at her long lost blog anyways!
My handiwork with the chalk pen - these things are amazing!
The ulta hard to find finial at work.