How to make chalkboard paint. Easy and so much cheaper than buying chalkboard paint! Plus, lots of fun colours! Recipe: 1 cup of latex house paint or acrylic craft paint, 1 TBSP of non-sanded tile grout. Mix together until there are no lumps. Makes 1 cup.
Stones painted as strawberries when put around strawberry plants in the spring will keep birds from eating your ripened berries. Birds experience the stones first and will think the ripened berries are rocks.