Remember a while back when I told you guys about the little nook I’ve been itching to update? Well I’m getting started! I plan to turn it into a little office/blogging station for myself. And what’s every blogging station need? A memo board, of course!
I started by purchasing a pack of 4 square cork tiles at Michael’s. I brought them home and laid them out on the table.
Then I got to taping. I wanted my stripes to be an inch thick so I laid down my first piece of tape, and then measured and marked and inch below it.
Here’s where I ended up after I was through taping. I decided to add some asymmetrical stripes, too, for some extra pizazz.
Then I got out some white acrylic craft paint and a sponge brush and painted on my stripes.
The cork is naturally absorbent so don’t worry if the texture shows through! After I finished painting, I pulled off the tape (by the way, is there anything more satisfying than pulling off your tape to reveal a crisp, straight line?) and was left with this!
The only thing left to do was to mount it on the wall (they provide sticky backs in the package) and pin a few things up!
Now I can’t wait to whip the rest of this nook into shape!