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    Homemade Sidewalk Chalk Paint – An easy way to create beautiful sidewalk chalk art!

    This is a fun and easy twist on traditional sidewalk chalk. This technique gives you a more vibrant look then just traditional sidewalk chalk alone. If you already have chalk, you will have everything else you need at home as well. This post will include referral links to aid you in find the items similar to what I used. What you will need for this fun activity. Chalk, sidewalk chalk or regular chalk Shaving tool, cheese grater, lemon zester or butter knife Water Cup or bowl Paper plate or piece of paper Foam paint brush The first thing you will do is shave your chalk, you can use a butter…

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    Lacy Farmhouse Garland – Bead garland embellished with Dollar Tree items.

    This cute little garland is just the perfect addition to your farmhouse decor. It’s adorable for Valentines Day, wedding decor or your home year round! Here’s what you’ll need. Wood Heart, Dollar Tree 28 Wood beads, two sizes White heart doilies, Dollar Tree Twine White chalk paint, FolkArt Adirondack White Mod Podge, Dollar Tree Stenciling paint brush Hot glue gun and glue sticks Scissors BBQ skewers, optional The first thing you will do is paint your wood beads. I used 14 of each size, 16mm and 20mm, totaling 28 wood beads. I find it makes painting wood beads easiest if you hot glue them to a BBQ skewer. You only…