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Perfect Chalkboard

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Danny Parker's book 'Perfect' is based on the simple joys in childhood. According to Danny's daughter all she needed was 'some crayons and something to scribble on'. Make your very own chalkboard and then grab some crayons and let your imagination soar!

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  • Step 1Using a roller or paintbrush, paint your project base with chalkboard paint. Allow to dry completely and then paint a second coat. Allow to dry.
  • Step 2Add some fun insect stickers around the border of your chalkboard.
  • Step 3Use coloured chalk to add detail to your border or paint if you want it to be permanent.
  • Step 4Enjoy your chalkboard!