Chalkboard Kitchen area CanistersGlass cylinders are practical, easily available and inexpensive, but can be a bit boring. Chalkboard paint and an easy-to-apply stenciled information will change them into a distinct accessory for any cooking area.
glass container( s).
flexible measuring tape.
1 ″ paint brush.
chalkboard spray paint.
square or rectangular stencil that fits canister.
2 ″ foam brush.
latex or acrylic craft paint.
Tidy each glass container with soap and water then completely dry with a tidy fabric or towel.
Measure and Tape.
view it Utilizing painters' tape, make a square on the exterior of the container to the dimensions of the stencil. Make certain the taped-off location is level and centered on the cylinder. Idea: A flexible measuring tape utilized for sewing will be simpler to use on the curved surface of the canister than a metal determining tape.
Apply Etching Cream.
Brush on a thick coat of etching cream inside the taped area utilizing a one-inch broad paint brush. Etched glass will supply tooth for much better paint adhesion. Follow producer's instructions for activation time and etching cream removal treatment. Get rid of painters' tape after rinsing the engraving cream. Completely dry canister with a tidy towel. Idea: Make sure to use engraving cream, not a product that frosts glass or only mimics etching.