Chalkboard Kitchen Sign-Baker
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Chalkboard Kitchen Sign-Baker

Every kitchen should have a chalkboard kitchen sign to display the evening’s menu, a grocery list, or a To-Do list for the chef!
Designed by Michaels® Design Team
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
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Material List

  • Pepperell Slate, 6-inches x 8-inches
  • Creative Paperclay®
  • Crayola® White Chalk
  • Back to Basics White Bandana
  • FolkArt® Acrylic Paint: Flesh, Brown, White, Black
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Pencil
  • Paintbrush
  • Craft Glue
  • Paper Towels
  • Low Heat Glue Gun and Glue Sticks

Project Instructions

Step: 1

Follow directions on Paperclay® package and create chef’s head and hands as shown or as desired. Let dry.

Step: 2

Paint face and hands with Flesh, mustache with Brown and eyes with White and Black. Let dry.

Step: 3

Cut 4-inch x 4-inch piece of white bandana, fold over top edge ¼-inch and glue into tube for hat.

Step: 4

Cut 2-inch x 4-inch piece of white bandana, fold into band for bottom of hat.

Step: 5

Glue chef’s head to top center of slate.

Step: 6

Glue hat to top of head. Wrap band around bottom of hat and secure in back with glue.

Step: 7

Cut two 4-inch x 3-inch pieces of white bandana, fold sides to center to create sleeves.

Step: 8

Glue hands to end of sleeve and glue hands to sides of slate as shown. Glue remaining sleeve to back of slate.

Step: 9

Use chalk to personalize.


Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.

Paint the slate frame to match your kitchen if desired.