Palette & Paints: Chalkboard Walls by

Issue 29 · Outdoor Spaces · July 18, 2008

Palette & Paints: Chalkboard Walls

Issue 29 · Outdoor Spaces · July 18, 2008

We like the idea of painting whole walls with blackboard paint; it's the closest most of us will ever get to owning a Cy Twombly. Abacus Construction Index provides a good roundup of leading chalkboard paint manufacturers and suppliers, including Benjamin Moore and Blick Art Materials.

Below: A kitchen in London by Alan Higgs Architecture, via Desire to Inspire.

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Below: A hallway via Light Locations.

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Below: A living room from Domino.

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Below: A dining room outside Boston by Christine Lane Interiors.

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Below: A kitchen with a chalkboard wall from the portfolio of Minh + Wass.

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Below: A kitchen from photographer Per Ranung, via Desire to Inspire.

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Below: Kitchen from Belgian firm In Search Of.

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Below: A kitchen from Marie Claire Maison

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Below: Of course, if you don't feel like committing to painting an entire wall, a giant schoolroom blackboard will do nicely. Photo by Tim Evan-Cook.

http://blackboardkitchen.jpg Below: A door painted with chalkboard paint serves as a giant shopping list in this kitchen from Living Etc.

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Below: Another door painted with chalkboard paint; via Living Etc.

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Below: A board painted with blackboard paint from photographer Hotze.

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Below: A kitchen art space.

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