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#1 of 5 Old 04-06-2010, 08:08 PM - Thread Starter
 
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We got a used easel with a green chalkboard on one side. Most of the chalkboard won't take the chalk. It is feels like it is too slick--the chalk kind of slides over it without leaving much of a mark. Is anyone familiar with this problem and, even better, know the fix?

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Our easel originally had a green chalkboard on one side, we repainted it with chalkboard paint. It's not outstanding, but is a lot better than it was!

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Chalkboard paint! I didn't know such a thing existed. Thank you. I'm sure it can only make it better. What kind of store do you get it in?

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Any craft store or Home Depot or Lowes our Ace has it too. I love the stuff.
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Thanks!

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