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Try a crafty approach to your holiday tree this year! Design editor Joel Bray demonstrates how to create a fun chalkboard-paint Christmas tree that’s perfect for people with small spaces or who plan to travel during the season. To update it through the seasons, simply wipe the chalkboard clean!

Image (video): 
  • Canvas or heavy cotton twill
  • Pencil
  • Measuring tape
  • Chalkboard paint
  • Foam roller
  • Wood dowel
  • Handsaw
  • Staple gun
  • Chalk
  • 2 hooks


See this project in the November 2010 issue of House & Home

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