Thanksgiving Chalk Board

Thanksgiving Chalk Board

Create a Thanksgiving chalk board where everyone can share their "Thanks". A fun easy craft project for the whole family.

What you need

9×12” Canvas or Foam Board
Patterned Paper
Chalkboard Paint
Paint Brush
White Gel Pen
Mod Podge, Chalk


1. Cut your patterned paper into 1-2” pieces, They don’t have to be perfect squares.

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2. Brush mod podge onto the back of each square and adhere them down onto your canvas in a mosaic style pattern, leaving white space around each piece of paper. Let that dry.

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3. Cut a 7” circle out of white paper. Paint it with chalkboard paint, following the directions on the paint bottle. I gave my circle about 4 coats of chalkboard paint. Let it dry.

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4. Adhere you chalkboard circle down onto the middle of your canvas. Let dry.

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5. Write out “Things I am thankful for” onto your chalkboard with a white gel pen, so that it has a faux chalkboard style, but won’t come off. I also doodled onto the circle with my gel pen, giving it a border around the edges.

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6. Write what you’re thankful for using chalk! You could write something new every day!

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  1. Very cute and creative!

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