Did you know that when you have a fresh chalkboard you should prime it? If you don’t prime it and you draw on a fresh surface, you run the risk of having that image never coming off. If you don’t prime a board, even if you spend hours trying to clean off the art, there will still be a faint trace. I’ve seen it happen- it’s not pretty!
Priming a chalkboard is extremely easy and makes your surface look weathered. Some people call priming “seasoning” or other fancy terms, but it’s all the same thing.
To prime a chalkboard:
This post was written by Georgia Chalk Artists Guild member Katie Bush. Click here to see her website and learn more about her chalk art!