Gift idea – eye-catching photo chalkboard
DIY photo annual calendar
List of materials
- 1 A3 wooden board
- 1 big clip
- 2 small clips
- 12 photos
- 1 roll of black masking tape
- 14 black cards
- 1 waterproof liquid chalk pen
- 3 x M3 x 10 countersunk screws
- 3 x M3 nuts
- 2 x M6 x 100 hexagon bolts
- 4 x M6 hex nuts
- Black chalkboard colour (black acrylic paint is a possible alternative)
- 1 brush
- 1 drill with suitable attachments
3. Label the black cards with the waterproof chalkboard pen with the numbers:
1x = 0-9 / 1x = 0-3.
4. Draw the following holes:
1 x top centre – for the big clip.
2 x below the photo – for the small two clips.
2 x approx. 2 cm from the lower edge – for the "screws for setting up".
The lower two screws can also be omitted if you want to hang the annual calendar up.
5. Drill 5 holes.
6. Paint the wooden board on the front (let it dry) and back with chalkboard paint. Black acrylic paint is also suitable as an alternative. There is also the magnetic chalkboard colour for magnetic boards.
7. Fix the clips using the screws and nuts.
8. Fix the screws for setting up.
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