Spring is here and I don’t know about you, but I’m ready dive into some spring crafts, like this easy flower painted rock.
This flower painted rock craft is perfect for beginners and crafters of all ages. I choose this soft color palette to go along with my painted mushroom rocks craft idea.
I’m displaying them in my indoor potted plants and I love the pop of soft colors with my succulents.
Finding the Perfect Rocks for Painting
Turn this activity into an exciting adventure! Take your kiddos outside and have a blast searching for smooth flat surface rocks to paint.
You can also find smooth flat rocks at your local home improvement store or in our Amazon shop as well.
Get Ready to Paint: Gather Your Supplies and Rocks
To prepare your rocks for painting, begin by washing them with soap and allowing them to dry in the sun.
To get started on your rock painting adventure, you’ll need to grab a few essentials: rocks, craft paint, and some brushes. Let the fun begin!
- Smooth rocks
- Craft paint
- Paint brush
- Jar of water
- Clear sealer spray
- Paint the entire rock with a mixture of white craft paint and burnt sienna acrylic paint using a paint brush. To create a light peachy background color.
- Paint the flower petals on a rock using white craft paint.
- Paint a small circle in the center of the flower to act as its disc using burnt sienna paint and there you go!
- Once it's dry, spray clear sealer to protect your painted rocks from scratches and moisture.
Inspiring Ideas for Flower Painted Rock Designs
There are so many ways you can jazz up your painted rock. You can use paint markers to outline your flower or create shadows for added dimension.
Try using watercolor pencils to draw your flower then add a wet brush to bring the watercolor to life. The possibilities are endless!
This beautiful flower painted rock craft is a great way to get creative and have fun!
Whether you search for stones outside or pick up some from your local home improvement store, this project will provide hours of entertainment.
Plus, it’s easy enough for even the beginners and can be customized with different colors and designs.
With just a few simple art supplies you’ll want to create a bunch of flower rocks in no time.