What can I say, I'm an Ikea-lover! This is a fantastic deal and it even holds a roll of kraft paper (sold at Ikea) for paper drawings.
Ikea LUNS- I like the cork idea too. Could put burlap over the cork even!
IKEA Hacks for Your DIY Wedding | Apartment Therapy
Chalkboard Furniture | Jelanie Blog
IKEA Chalkboard Hack - Need to do this! We've had ours for years and the wood has paint/marker/etc. all over it and looks terrible.
Entry/Kitchen Organizer Chalkboard Key by WagnerRefinishing, $80.00
IKEA Hack, Kids room IKEA hack, paint an IKEA chalkboard with chalk paint
DIY Chalkboard Table, Ikea Latt Table and Chairs, gold dipped legs
Ikea chalkboard magazine box - IKEA Hackers
Creative use of a child's chalkboard easel as signage (painting it red and adding silk flowers are a great idea).