Our Top Chalkboard Paint Ideas By: Liz Gray May 08, 2015 Go ahead, write on the walls — and the table and the cabinets and the ceiling. Flip through our favorite ways to use chalkboard paint at home. Keep in mind: Price and stock could change after publish date, and we may make money from these affiliate links. 1 / 30 Photo: Courtesy of Society Social Black Is the New Black Forget white walls — bright accessories make a bigger impact when arranged against a black chalkboard wall. Bonus: The wall art (and its shelf life) is totally up to you!