46 Creative Fall Chalkboard Ideas To Celebrate The Season

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Chalkboards never go out of style in a Southern home. Not only are they versatile and practical, but you can also use them as a fun, creative outlet for the entire family. They offer the perfect vehicle for seasonal decor because you can change them whenever you’d like—all without buying anything new.  

Discover your next great fall chalkboard idea with this list of sayings and quotes about the autumn season. You get bonus points for drawing something beautiful to complement your words of choice! 

Cute Fall Sayings For Chalkboards

Whether you’re placing your chalkboard on your porch to greet visitors or want to add a seasonal touch to your kitchen, these playful sayings could potentially be the perfect fit.

  • Thankful for fall. 
  • Fall is the most magical time of the year. 
  • In autumn, life looks golden. 
  • Autumn is the most romantic season of all. 
  • Autumn Skies, Pumpkin Pies
  • Dreaming of pumpkin spice.
  • Peace. Love. Pumpkins. 
  • If I could live in a huge pile of leaves, I would. 
  • Fall shows us that change is beautiful. 
  • No one can be sad when you have a fall breeze and autumn leaves. 

 Funny Fall Jokes For Chalkboards

Don’t miss out on the perfect opportunity to make people laugh. Put one of these hilarious fall-themed jokes on your chalkboard and bring a little joy into your home.

  • Eating a pie, call me later!
  • TGIF: Thank God It's Fall
  • Stressed, blessed, and pumpkin obsessed.
  • Every year, I’m either doing one of two things: Enjoying fall or waiting for fall.
  • How do you mend a broken pumpkin? With a pumpkin patch.
  • What do you call a dropped jack-o-lantern? A crack-o-lantern.
  • Why did autumn get caught? It took a fall. 
  • What makes trees so carefree? Every fall, they let loose
  • What did one leaf say to another? I’m falling for you.
  • What is James Bond’s favorite hot drink? Pumpkin spy-ced latte.
  • Why do trees hate tests? Because they’re easily stumped.

Fall Chalkboard Puns 

A clever pun is the most wholesome way to make anyone giggle. Inspire a few laughs by decorating your chalkboard with one of these autumn-themed puns

  • Happy Fall-idays
  • I always fall head over heels for autumn.
  • Oh my gourd, fall is the best season of the year.
  • This fall, let's love each other a latte.
  • Fall is gourd-geous.
  • We want to see you s’more this fall. 
  • Orange you glad it’s autumn?
  • Fall is the perfect time to turn over a new leaf. 
  • Life is gourd.
  • Carve out the good times!
  • Pumpkin spice and chill. 
  • ‘Tis the season to be fall-y.
  • Make like a tree and leaf.
  • Don’t like fall puns? Leaf now. 

Fall Quotes For Chalkboards

No one can resist a thoughtful or inspiring quote. While there are loads of famous quotes about autumn, these are well-suited for chalkboards because they’re short, sweet, and descriptive.

  • "I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers." —Lucy Maud Montgomery
  • “October’s poplars are flaming torches lighting the way to winter.” —Nova Bair
  • "Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower." —Albert Camus
  • “Every tree speaks bliss to me, falling from the autumn tree.” —Emily Bronte
  • "Fall is a Southerner's reward for having survived summer." —James Farmer
  • "The wind is rising, and the air is wild with leaves. We have had our summer evenings; now for our October eves!" —Humbert Wolfe
  • "And all the lives we ever lived and all the lives to be are full of trees and changing leaves." —Virginia Woolf
  • “If the leaves are changing, I feel poetry in the air.” —Laura Jaworski
  • “Notice that autumn is more the season of the soul than of nature.” —Fredrich Nietzsche
  •  “Fall has always been my favorite season… everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.” —Lauren DeStefano
  • “The heat of autumn is different from the heat of summer. One ripens apples, the other turns them to cider.”—Jane Hirshfield
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