Chalk paint is one of my favorite paints to use. These 45 projects show how to use chalk paint on glass, metal and wood.
These awesome projects feature different types of chalk paint including different brands, spray chalk paint, brush chalk paint and a lot of tips and techniques.
If you love to use chalk paint then I am sure you will find something you love.
There are several techniques that I have never tried and now I have more chalk paint projects to try.
I also threw in some chalkboard paint projects at the bottom because I love them and I think you will love them as well!
45 Fabulous “How To Use Chalk Paint” Projects
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45 Fabulous "How To Use Chalk Paint" Projects
Chalk paint is one of my favorite paints to use. These 45 fabulous projects show how to use chalk paint on glass, metal and wood.
So pretty! Beachy painted mason jar containers
Chalk paint on glass is one of my favorites. Mix that with beachy mason jars...I am in love.
Stamped Books DIY [Tutorial using Chalk Paint]
Book decor is so popular right now. I see it all over Pinterest. These are perfect and they involve some rubber stamping!
Updated Thrift Store Candleholders
Candlesticks are perfect for adding decor and you can usually find them at thrift stores. Updated them is a perfect choice.
Chalky Paint - Salt & Pepper Shaker Vases
Chalky paint is great for glass. These Dollar Tree salt & pepper shakers have been painted with chalk paint for glass and turned into vases.
Pineapple Milk Can Planter
Chalk paint on metal is so fun. I love this pineapple project!
Adding Farmhouse Patina: A Stool Makeover
Create a rustic distressed chalk painted stool. This turned out super cute.
Mini Shabby Chic Shutter with Wreath Accent
Shutters are so fun and shabby chic shutters are even better!
Patriotic Sign Design - Upright and Caffeinated
This is such a great sign and perfect for your summer decor from Memorial Day to the 4th of July!
Picture Frames Transformed With Chalk Paint
Frames are easy to find and easy to paint. These chalk painted wood frames have been transformed and look so nice.
Farmhouse Kitchen Canister DIY
I love when jars are repurposed into something lovely. These are so cute and fun.
How to Create a Chippy Paint Finish using Chalk Paint
A distressed, chippy paint finish is what people are after for that farmhouse feel.
How To Use Chalk Paint For Glass
These patriotic dishes were transformed with chalk paint specifically made for glass.
How to Create a Faux Concrete Paint Finish
If you have some planters that don't fit with your color scheme this is a great way to give them a concrete look.
Chandelier Makeover with Chalk Paint
I love this chandelier makeover using chalk paint on metal.
DIY Weathered Paint Effect with Chalk Paint
I love this weathered look. And it was all done with chalk paint.
How To Video – Floral Wood Circle Wreath In 20 Minutes!
These wood round projects are so popular right now. This shows how even a little bit of chalk paint can really make a difference.
Hand Painted French Flower Market Glass Sign
I love the idea of an outdoor chalk painted sign. This is such a great idea.
Repurpose a cabinet door into a frame
This is such a great use for an old cabinet door!
How To Make Bust Skull Decor for Halloween
If you love Halloween and the Dollar Tree this one is for you. I am in love with painting these skulls now. I can't wait to try this.
Tiered Tray Using Chalk Paint On Glass
This is a Dollar Tree Tiered tray that was made using chalk paint on glass and can be decorated for any season or holiday.
Tips and Tricks for Whitewashing with Chalk Paint
I love the white washed look. These tips are awesome for getting the perfect white wash.
Easy Shutter Shelf DIY
How cute is this shutter shelf? I love the way it is painted and how it all came together.
How To Create Vases With Chalk Paint
I love these vases made from different glass products. And the chalk paint looks so good.
How to Paint Fabric the Easy Way
These outdoor cushions were painted with chalk paint! I want to try this now. I love them.
Mason Jar Bathroom Storage DIY
These mason jars really come alive with the addition of chalk paint on the glass. I love the cute pattern tops as well.
How To Make A Coastal Tray With Your Leftover Seashells
I love coastal colors and this chalk painted tray is so cute. I love the shells too. What a great way to use them in your decor.
How to Paint Wine Bottles
These are definitely one of my favorites. I love to repurpose wine bottles and adding some chalk paint is the perfect way to add them to your home decor.
Decorating with Faux Tin Ceiling Tiles
These faux tin ceiling tiles are gorgeous with the chalk paint. I love they way she has used them.
Updating Thrifted Decor
Wow! You will not believe how some drab thrift store pieces came to life with chalk paint.
Dollar Tree DIY Faux Metal Bucket Spring Decor
This is so creative. She used some Dollar Tree products I would never think to use!
How To Make A Mason Jar Utensil Holder
This mason jar looks so good as a utensil holder for the kitchen.
Rustic Painted Metal Tags
I used chalk paint and vinyl to create these rustic painted metal tags for gifts, ornaments or even place cards.
Denim Finish Faux Painting Technique
Did you know you can create a denim look using chalk paint? Amazing!
How to Make a DIY Rustic Bucket Planter
Planters are great and you can use chalk paint to make them look exactly as you like. This is the perfect example.
DIY Painted Farmhouse Style Books For Your Spring Decor -
This is such a great idea for books you can find at thrift stores. I love the idea of repurposing them.
How to Make a Wood Cake Stand DIY
Some wood pieces and chalk paint come together to create the perfect cake stand.
How to Make Mason Jar Tissue Holders
Mason jars turned into tissue holders...what a great idea! And the chalk paint makes them look so nice.
How To Make Metal Wall Art
Create your own metal wall art with a Dollar Tree pizza pan, spray paint, chalk paint and some vinyl. Then add a 3D element to create the perfect farmhouse look.
Father's Day Chalk Art from a Vintage Hand Saw
What a great idea for a Father's Day gift. This old saw has been transformed into a great decor piece for Dad or Grandpa!
Chalk Paint Mason Jars with Succulents
These mason jars are the perfect size for succulents. I love the two toned distressed chalk paint finish.
DIY Wood Quilt Square Knock-Off | The Country Chic Cottage
This wood quilt square is beautiful and I like Angie's better than the original.
how to decoupage with napkins to make beautiful clay pots
These pots are gorgeous and you could use chalk paint as the base white coat. The napkins are really the star of the show.
How To Transform A Window Into A Chalkboard Garden Sign
I love the use of a window to create a cute herb garden. The chalkboard paint is great for labeling the types of herbs.
DIY Kitchen Art with Chalkboard Paint & Free Printable
I am in LOVE with this kitchen art using chalkboard paint!
Upcycled Pitcher with Chalkboard Paint
I love the chalkboard paint on this pitcher. You could add any design to the front to personalize it.
I hope if you want to know how to use chalk paint that some or all of these projects will help you. They have inspired me to try out some new techniques.
Sunday 27th of June 2021
So many wonderful ideas and great information. Thanks for including our skeleton busts.
Monday 28th of June 2021
OMG I LOVE them. They were definitely one of my favorites. I love Halloween decor. Thanks for allowing me to use them.
Sunday 20th of June 2021
This is a great list of projects. I've got a few on my list I'd like to try. Who knew you could use chalk paint for so many things. Thanks for including my project as well.
Sunday 20th of June 2021
I love this list. It is really good. I am glad your project is in there too. Thanks for letting me include it.
Michelle | Thistle Key Lane
Saturday 19th of June 2021
Wow so much to look at. I'll be clicking through these projects all afternoon. Thanks for including my bottle vases! Hugs!
Sunday 20th of June 2021
I love them! There are so many great projects in this list. Thank you for letting me include yours.