Thanksgiving Chalkboard Menu DIY

by Jillian Leslie on

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Our blog contributors, Kristen and Missy from Sweetly Chic Events & Designs, are sharing a rustic Thanksgiving chalkboard menu DIY that's perfect for your Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners!

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and we have been busy planning our holiday menu and decor. With that, we thought it would be fun to combine both, and create a stylish way to display our cuisine of choice for the evening with this DIY Thanksgiving Chalkboard Menu!

With just a few simple supplies and a some delectable dishes to display, you will be well on your way to creating a fabulously rustic chalkboard menu of your own!

Supplies:

  • Round Wooden Plaque (We found our at Michaels Craft Stores)
  • Black Chalkboard Paint
  • Foam Paintbrush
  • Chalk or Chalk Marker
Thanksgiving Chalkboard Menu DIY | CatchMyParty.com

1.) Begin by dipping your foam paintbrush into your chalkboard paint and carefully coat your wooden plaque; leaving a bit of space between the wood grain and the bark.

Thanksgiving Chalkboard Menu Materials | CatchMyParty.com

We followed the grain of the wood for a more even coating.

Thanksgiving Chalkboard Menu Painting | CatchMyParty.com

2.) Continue painting your wooden slab until you have filled in the desired space. Allow your paint to dry for approximately 30 minutes.

Thanksgiving Chalkboard Menu Frame | CatchMyParty.com

3.) Once your paint has dried, it is time to write in your menu!

Thanksgiving Chalkboard Menu DIY | CatchMyParty.com

4.) We are planning on serving some classic Thanksgiving dishes and couldn't wait to have them on our menu!

Thanksgiving Chalkboard Menu Craft | CatchMyParty.com

5.) Once your menu is complete, make sure to display it for all your guests to see!

Thanksgiving Chalkboard Menu DIY | CatchMyParty.com

We love that this DIY is not only perfect for Thanksgiving, but can be used time and time again for many events to come! Simply erase and recreate your next dinner party menu! We hope you enjoyed creating your Thanksgiving chalkboard menu as much as we did! Happy Thanksgiving!

To learn more about Missy and Kristen, please visit them at Sweetly Chic Events & Designs, and on FacebookPinterest, and Instagram.

For more inspiration, check out these  awesome Thanksgiving parties from our site, all our free Thanksgiving printables, and these Thanksgiving party supplies from our store!

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