Ken Wingard’s Cutting-Board Art


  • Cutting board: $3.99
  • Contact paper: $8.99
  • Matte knife: $4.49
  • Latex paint: $2.94
  • Paint brush: $1.15
  • Sand paper: $3.97
  • Picture hanging kit: $5.99


  1. Choose clean cutting board or unpainted smooth, reclaimed wood.
  2. Trace shape onto contact paper.
  3. Cut out with scissors or utility knife.
  4. (peel off backing) adhere shape to cutting board.
  5. Paint over the entire board (lightly or thickly as you desire).
  6. Let dry completely.
  7. Sand over select areas to distress paint.
  8. Peel off contact shape.

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