DIY Chalk Paint Recipe
2 and 1/2 TBS Plaster of Paris – available at Lowes for around $7 (This goes a very very long way)
1 and 1/2 TBS cold water
Pour cold water into Plaster of Paris. Mix until completely smooth – smashing any bits and pieces. Once mix smooth – it should have the consistency of yogurt, pour paint into mixture and mix well. I have mine stored in a mason jar. I’m heavy handed when I paint, so I try to remember the saying “Less is More” when it comes to painting. I practically dry my brush on a towel before I let it hit my project that I’m painting. It seems like a waste of paint, but doing it this way I get the most control.