This ULTIMATE list of over 55 Easy Christmas Painting Ideas with step-by-step tutorials will keep you busy this holiday season!
You can apply these fun and simple painting tutorials to practically any surface such as rocks, canvas, wood, glass, pottery, and much more!
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Most of the Christmas painting ideas have an easy to follow tutorial with photos to create beautiful artwork for yourself or as a memorable handcrafted gift.
Really, those are the best! Am I right!?!
Easy to follow Step-by-step Christmas painting ideas
A fellow blogger and artist, Tracie Kiernan of Stepbysteppainting.net shared her easy Christmas painting ideas step-by-step tutorials with our readers.
These painting ideas can be modified for any surface, some the of the designs will have a downloadable PDF and you set the printer settings to custom, scale down to the size of your choice.
Simply click on the highlighted link, and it will take you to the complete step-by-step tutorial. Enjoy!
A whimsical winter wonderland with this Snowman Starry Night tutorial.
This tropical Flamingo Sunset is perfect for coastal a Christmas.
Not so prickly Christmas Cactus with Lights painting idea.
Oh, so yummy Gingerbread House painting idea.
Try this trending Christmas Tree Truck Idea for your next craft project!
Easy to follow along Christmas Rock Painting Ideas
If you like those easy Christmas painting ideas, check out this awesome Facebook group, Reef Rocks Free Workshops.
The trio group of admins are friends with a passion for sharing their joy of rock painting.
These talented ladies from Reef Rocks Free Workshops share all their easy step-by-step rock painting ideas within their Facebook group to inspire others.
Anne Whitlock shares her Snowglobe Snowman painted rock tutorial.
Alisa Heap shares her cute little Reindeer painted rock.
Tradition Christmas Tree painted rocks by Fran Ternery
Check out the super cute Elf on the Shelf rock painting step-by-step guide by Anne Whitlock.
Alisa Heap used paint pens to make this adorable Gingerbread Men painted rock.
More tutorials on christmas painting ideas
Here’s a cute Christmas Gnome painting tutorial by Me and My Inklings.
Check out this video on how to make a cheerful snowman by Divine Specks
How to draw: easy christmas painting tutorials
Crafts on Fire shows us how to draw Christmas lights in an easy step-by-step guide. You can find other great “how-to draw” ideas for any craft project.
Grinch painting idea by Easy Drawing Guide. Easy Drawing Guide offers free drawing tutorials for all ages.
The folks at How to Draw Step by Step Drawing Tutorials has it all! Almost all drawings come with a video tutorial along with a printable step-by-step drawing guide. Here are a few easy Christmas painting ideas that my kids love!
Super simple Santa holding Christmas Lights. Click to see more steps.
Santa and Reindeer painting idea. Click to see more steps.
Dabbing Santa will be a hit with your kids! Click to see more steps.
More Easy Christmas iDeas for inspiration
Instagram is a great place to get inspired for some great painting ideas for rocks or canvas. Check out some of my favorites!
Watercolor Reindeer by @Matejalukezic
These next few Christmas painted rocks are by @Rocksthatinpsire. Follow on Instagram for more awesome rock painting ideas!
Check out these funny Christmas painted rocks by @paintedrocksbymeghankessler. Follow on Instagram for more awesome rock painting ideas!
What’s better than painting hot cocoa with gingerbread cookies, candy canes, and marshmallows? Tasting them! Yum! @paint_the_town
Loving these cute festive Christmas rocks by Sustain my Craft Habit.
While you’re here, check out our easy Christmas painting ideas for painted rocks too!
Mom Approved–Christmas Rock Painting Ideas that your kids will love!
Easy to make silly Christmas rocks!
I hope you get inspiration from this amazing list of easy Christmas painting ideas for all your craft projects!
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