Chalkboard Paint Ideas for the Kitchen

The chalkboard paint trend is making its way into every room of the house. Learn how to use chalkboard paint in fun and practical ways in the kitchen.
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September 17, 2019
By: Kate Brimer
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©Jennifer Holmes

©Brian Patrick Flynn

©Christy Black

©Heather Thoming

©Marian Parsons

©Virginia Plunkett

©Kim Vargo

Appliance Facelift

Update the exterior of appliances with a fresh coat of chalkboard paint. Design by Rebekah Zaveloff

Blank Slate

Make a bold statement by painting an accent wall for messages, calendars and lists. Photo courtesy of Rust-Oleum

Smaller Scale

Jennifer Holmes liked the idea of a chalkboard wall but didn’t have a suitable space so she painted the side of her island.

On Display

Turn floor-to-ceiling cabinets into a gallery wall of notes and doodles.

Put a Name on It

Label spices or loose-leaf teas in ceramic jars.

Behind Closed Doors

When Christy Black uses the last of an ingredient she makes note of it on the grocery list inside the pantry door.

Forget Me Not

Tired of leaving the house without this and that? Leave a reminder on a painted door before heading to the store.

Transform Furniture

Paint outside the box. Heather Thoming plans her weekly menu on the side of a painted kitchen armoire.

Chalk It Up

Designate canisters for baking essentials with fancy chalkboard designs.

Organized Chaos

Virginia Plunkett makes it easy for helping hands to know where everything goes by labeling the inside of her kitchen cabinets.

Behind the Scenes

Yellow Brick Home’s painted backsplash is the perfect stage for must-have recipes and a fun backdrop for entertaining.

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