Inspiration for an eclectic dining room remodel in Los Angeles with white walls

Chalkboard Table DIY Project

Eclectic Dining Room, Los Angeles

We updated an IKEA DOCKSTA table we found on craigslist by painting it with chalkboard paint and writing on the top for a dinner party. A live-edge olive wood cheeseboard with a variety of cheeses is the star of the tabletop, labeled by cheese variety in chalk pen typography. A vintage Chinese agriculture propaganda poster and an original silkscreen are framed and hung on the wall in the background. Madison Modern Home © 2013 Houzz
Inspiration for an eclectic dining room remodel in Los Angeles with white walls - Houzz

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Amy Torres wrote:March 13, 2013
  • sleeekdesigns
    7 years ago
    there is actually a workshop on here to show you how to make your own chalkboard paint too!
  • sixcents
    5 years ago
    Hi! How did you prep the table prior to painting! Also what type of paint did you use on the base?
    Thanks!
What Houzz contributors are saying
Becky Harris added this to 9 Creative Ways to Use Chalkboard PaintSeptember 29, 2016

2. ID the cheese. This is such a clever way to lay out cheese and wine for a tasting. Just be sure to give your table a...

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jagruti2005 added this to Dining Inspiration7 days ago

Chalk dining table is epic!