How To Make A Chalkboard From A Log, Diy Chalkboard, Rustic Log Chalkboard Tutorial
I found this log slice at Hobby Lobby for $7 after a 40% off coupon (though, obviously, if you have access to free ones in nature, even better!). With a little chalkboard spray paint (which I already had from another project), we were in business.
*You can see that I was careful when taping to follow the line of the natural tree ring in the wood. It was slightly more tedious, and it certainly isn’t necessary, but I think it added to the polished look.