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How to Make No-Sew Fabric Chalkboard Placemats

We used clear chalkboard paint over fabric to create placemats you can write on. Check out how easy it is to make these kid-friendly, art and eating surfaces.

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To make a chalkboard and fabric placemat, you’ll need: 1 to 2 yards of fabric; 14” x 18” 1/8”-thick particle board; clear chalkboard paint; decoupage glue (matte finish); paintbrushes (one large and one small to medium); and scissors.



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