I know I can think of some use for it???
A paperweight? Too expected.
Use it to balance a table?? I don’t have a table THAT unbalanced.
Make a sign?? Yea, for a very short word.
And then I saw the chalkboard paint!!
Aha! A chalkboard note pad!
I can add burlap around the edge like I did on the sides of the blogger saw blade sign.
So I start painting the top only. Hey, the sides will be covered with burlap, why waste paint?
I’m starting to sound a bit too frugal!
I used a white craft glue for the burlap. It does dry clear! I’ve learned for this technique to work best make sure to glue right up to the edge so the burlap will not fray any more than you want it to.
The other end of the twine is thumbtacked to the side of my chalkboard note pad.
Now I’ve got to go call mom!
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