Chalk: It’s Not Just for Teachers… PART 3 of 3: Tips & Tricks

Posted by on Nov 27, 2012 in Chalk, Exploring Tools & Materials | No Comments
Chalk: It’s Not Just for Teachers… PART 3 of 3: Tips & Tricks

In my last post I went over all the kinds of chalks I could find whether or not they were designed to be used on a chalkboard. In this post I’ll be listing the various tips and tricks that I’ve stumbled upon. I’m not sure if they all work, so some trial and error may […]

Chalk: It’s Not Just for Teachers… PART 2 of 3: Types of Chalk

Posted by on Nov 20, 2012 in Chalk, Exploring Tools & Materials | No Comments
Chalk: It’s Not Just for Teachers… PART 2 of 3: Types of Chalk

Last week I investigated chalkboard surfaces as part of my attempt to accumulate tips and resources related to working with chalk. I found there was a lot of info out there so this article is being divided into 3 separate blog posts: 1)  Chalkboard Surfaces 2)  Types of Chalk 3)  Tips & Tricks Types of […]

Chalk: It’s Not Just for Teachers… PART 1 of 3: Chalkboard Surfaces

Posted by on Nov 13, 2012 in Chalk, Exploring Tools & Materials | No Comments
Chalk: It’s Not Just for Teachers… PART 1 of 3: Chalkboard Surfaces

There is so much creative use of chalk out there, from the beautiful lettering of Dana Tanamachi to the amazing 3D pavement art of Kurt Wenner, that it’s opened my eyes to using chalk as a medium. In my attempt to accumulate tips and resources related to working with chalk, I found there was a […]