Today a is Perfect Clipboard Day

Designed By: Catherine Scanlon
Skill Level (1-5): 3
Time to Complete: 1 hour (allowing for drying time)


Step 1. Use a screwdriver to remove the metal parts of the clipboard, set aside to re-attach later.
Step 2: Sand the wood part of the clipboard and wipe clean.
Step 3: Paint with Turquoise Ultra Chalk Paint, let dry.
Step 4: Buff turquoise paint with a clean cloth to enhance the finish.
Step 5. Apply the Chevron Stencil to the clipboard. Using a clean cloth, apply a small amount of   Copper Wax Paste in a circular motion over the surface of the stencil. Apply the wax paste to the metal portions of the clipboard as well as the metal book plate. Let dry.
Step 6: Sand the wood lightly to achieve a distressed look to the wax paste.
Step 7: Add the burlap ribbon and secure with hot glue. Re-attach the metal parts of the clipboard. Add photo matted on black card stock and secure in place with hot glue or foam dots.
Step 8: Wrap the black twine around and secure.
Step  9: To finish, add the book plate with sentiment using foam dots.

What You Need

#26042 Turquoise UltraChalk Paint
#25972 Copper Wax Paste
#26203 Wood Clipboard
26886 Chevron Stamp + Adhesive Stencil Set
ST-5734 Metal Bookplate Embellishment

Other Supplies

Burlap Ribbon
Black Twine
Photo matted on black card stock
Hot Glue
Foam Dots
Clean cloth