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Great Product, Great Price!,
This review is from: Melissa & Doug Deluxe Standing Easel (Toy)
This easel is a great buy! Very sturdy and high quality as most of mellisa and doug products. Colorful, kid friendly and easy to put together. Both the writing boards and the trays are adjustable for the height of your child. It folds up easy, but stands strong. This easel DOES have a place for a paper roll!! I did not think it did by the amazon description (I almost bought a more expensive one for the paper roll but decided to go with this and am so glad I did) ... the roll goes in the center between the boards and the paper comes up through the top and under a paper guide in front of the dry erase side. I can't image why you would spend more on another brand of easel, this one has everything I could think of wanting and is simple, solid wood, looks good and is super functional. This is the first review I have written, but wanted to pass on how happy I am with this product.
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Initial post: Mar 19, 2011 9:11:29 AM PDT
Jeannine C. Vignali says:
Great review, but what about the opinion that the chalk board is very hard to write on?
In reply to an earlier post on Aug 21, 2011 9:53:15 AM PDT
I am not the original poster of this review but I can say that I have this product and my 2 year old had no problems with the chalk board.
Very suprised to see comments re: chalk board difficulties (& the response of M&D). I don't know if I just got lucky in getting a "good" chalkboard but my guess is that based on the number of positive reviews that the "bad" chalkboard is the outlier and not the norm.
Posted on Dec 7, 2011 9:31:02 PM PST
Wilberto Olivera says:
Does the easel come with the roll of paper? Trying to figure out if I need to buy paper seperate??=-/
In reply to an earlier post on Dec 13, 2011 4:31:11 PM PST
Rebecca M. says:
In reply to an earlier post on Jan 5, 2012 8:25:16 PM PST
At ikea they have the same easel for $15 with much better chalkboard.
In reply to an earlier post on Feb 26, 2012 10:40:24 AM PST
Natasha Bean says:
Is the chalkboard magnetic?
In reply to an earlier post on Sep 13, 2013 8:45:55 AM PDT
In reply to an earlier post on Sep 13, 2013 8:46:49 AM PDT
Did you ever find out what is included? Not sure if I need to get paper or marker or paint.etc!
Posted on Oct 30, 2013 6:25:03 PM PDT
M. Mann says:
Good info about the paper roll. how much has to be removed in order to switch out the paper roll? Is a pretty quick process or does half the stand need to be disassembled?
In reply to an earlier post on Oct 19, 2014 4:32:05 AM PDT
Last edited by the author on Oct 19, 2014 4:32:27 AM PDT
Phillip E. Glaeser says:
Also looking for an answer to this question... (if either side is magnetic).