My version of a "Chalkboard" picnic table. I used a paint color called Black Tie. Ace Hardware has one called cannonball black. The top and seats are the only things I painted. The rest will be stained natural.
If you're looking for a fun family project, this easy DIY toy sculpture lamp is a perfect activity you can do with kids. Next time you're going through drawers and thinking about throwing away old toys, make this spectacular lamp instead. Home Made Simple