Forever remember your little one’s first day of school with a keepsake that’s all about them! 1.) Take sandpaper and sand the rough edges of the letter and the top surface. Tip: wipe all of the dust off when done. 2.) Paint your letter with black chalk paint covering the entire top surface and the edges of the letter. Tip: let dry a few hours. 3.) Take a regular pencil or chalk pencil to draw out your words and designs of choice. 4.) Trace over your words with chalk markers.