How-to: Homemade Sidewalk Chalk

drawing with homemade sidewalk chalkLet your unmolded, finished chalk set out a few more hours to cure, then it’s ready to use!

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  1. Little Wonders' Days

    This is a great tutorial.ย  I would never have thought to use tp rolls for the mold.ย  Does it wash off the sidewalk easily?

    1. Oh, yeah, it washes right off. One of my girls’ daily chores is to hose down our front porch and sidewalk every morning, because they’re the ones who’ve drawn on it and had picnics on it and let their dump trucks pour dirt all over it all the previous day, and the sidewalk chalk always comes off with the hose. We also draw a lot on the basketball court in the park by our house, and if those drawings haven’t worn off by the next rain, they’ll be gone afterwards.

  2. i love your website…it’s been a long time since i have had a child in school…but now we have two young grandsons’ ages 4 and 2.ย  They are busy little farmers, hunters and gatherer too.ย  they enjoy going out for a drive to see if they canspotany animals moving.ย  I love your site, i truly do.ย  how wonderful this would be for my children.
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  4. Thinking of making some chalk, but also thinking that with the limited amount of time I have, I might as well just buy some. Grr, I can’t wait for my college classes to be done! One more year. One. More. Year.

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