Halloween Ideas

Make a Halloween Chalkboard Serving Tray

Serve Halloween guests in style with this easy-to-create and totally customizable chalkboard tray.

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Tray of Tricks and Treats

Materials Needed:

  • unfinished or old wooden tray
  • tinted primer
  • chalkboard paint
  • paintbrush
  • fine-grit sanding pad
  • tack cloth
  • towel
  • chalk

Source Tray

If tray has a painted or varnished layer, thoroughly sand it to remove any existing finish.

Apply Primer

Brush on an even layer of tinted primer; allow to dry for three hours.

Sand Surfaces

Sand off any rough or raised areas, then wipe clean with tack cloth to ensure a smooth, dust-free surface.

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