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« on: December 17, 2005 05:23:55 PM »

Has anyone tried it? I have this huge half cork board/half white board thing...i want to paint the wood edge, which I know will work, but what about the cork? Has anyone tried? I'm sure it would work, but with my mother, she encourages my creativity but if I ruin something, all hell breaks loose....plus i love my cork/dry-erase board and would hate to mess it up somehow.

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« Reply #1 on: December 17, 2005 07:20:50 PM »

I bought a huge roll of cork board from pearl paint that I painted with acrylic and put up in my apartment to lessen the horrible sterile white walls.  It looks fantastic, and it's fairly cheap.
« Reply #2 on: December 17, 2005 07:33:49 PM »

it should be fine!  Cheesy

« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2005 07:08:38 PM »

The cork board does tend to absorb the paint, though, so you have to use a fair amount. Other than that it works perfectly, doesn't get crunchy or anything.
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« Reply #4 on: July 03, 2006 10:32:07 PM »

spray paint works great

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« Reply #5 on: July 04, 2006 12:14:06 PM »

idid too it looks awsome but yes the board absorbs the paint try a sealer first maybe ?

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