Rocks almost everywhere – in your yard, in the street, around the park and also near lakes. It’s no wonder that there are so lots of amazing rock painting design ideas!
These amazing painted rock ideas look stunning inside or out. They can be used to decorate your garden or add some color to a room. We guess you never try, or perhaps think, to paint rocks around you.
Rocks painting will bring you to a wonderful time among you and also your family members. Unknowingly, painting rocks side-by-side with your family members brings you closer to them, by creating a little happiness and also building an intimate relationship.
Tools and materials
- Cleaned flat and smooth rocks.
- Acrylic paint and thinner
- Brush, size varies
- Fillers or putty
- Coating (clear varnish)
Tips for Painting Rocks
- Look for smooth rocks. Besides outside, you can also find them at a crafts store or the dollar store.
- Rinse your rocks with water first and then set them out to dry
- Have a variety of brush sizes available
- Use acrylic paint
- Apply 2-3 coats of paint, letting each coat dry completely before another is applied
- Cover your finished rock with mod podge to help protect them
Quickly try it with your family members, it will certainly be greatly fun. Additionally, your painted rocks will never be worthless, because so many things you can do with your amazing rocks. You can use it for domino rocks game, tic-tac-toe rocks, rock magnets, garden markers, paper weights, family pet rocks, and also for children educational purposes such as learning alphabets or numbers, also much more fantastic things.
The 50 Best and Cool Painted Rocks Ideas
#1 Turtle Painted Rocks
This one is cute to complete your garden or aquarium decoration and just need green-black paints.
#2 Superheroes Painted Rocks Houses
Here is one for the superhero fans! This design will be perfect to embellish your boy’s bedroom. Match the room nuance with superhero theme also.
#3 Peeper Painted Rocks Houses
These designed is really matched to Halloween. Watch out! Your rocks are cracking. Look what hatched out from those.
#4 Bird Painted Rocks
These birds are simpler and more colourful. You just can mix all colours, lines, and dots to draw them.
#5 Abstract Painted Rocks
Abstract arrangement of lines and dots will be so great if they’re made by a talented one.
#6 Scary Faces Painted Rocks
These scary monster faces could make your Halloween decoration more creepy and scary.
#7 Colourful LadyBugs Painted Rocks
Again! The cuteness attack! You can make ladybugs more colourful and spread them among the flowers.
#8 Random Designed Painted Rocks
Pour out all of colours, combine them all, and draw whatever you want in random imagination.
#9 Fairy Houses Rocks
So adorable to put fairy houses in your garden, and of course you can make the fake one using rocks. Probably a fairy will come and bloom the flower!
#10 Owl Painted Rocks
This type of owl needs a little more painting skill to make it almost similar to the real one.
#11 Fish Pond Rock painting
If you have a very big useless rock, pull out your great painting skill to paint some fishes and lily pads then surround the big rock by small rocks.
#12 Night Scheme Rocks
Copy these colour combination to create shiny-night scheme. Some of them even look like Milky Way and aurora.
#13 Angry Birds
Ever addicted with this android game? Now you can paint your favourite Angry Birds characters on your rocks.
#14 Trees Rocks
Colourful neon trees also can be shine on your rocks. Combine dark and light colour in the same tone and you can make it looks shining.
#15 Greeting Rocks
Instead of giving your friend a common greeting card, you can uniquely replace the card with these painted rocks.
#16 Winter Birds
These winter birds wearing red hats will be a perfect decoration in your family room.
#17 Sweet Love Rocks
This sweet design will be a lovely gift for your love one. Choose fine colours and draw some flat images represent your feeling.
#18 Mandala Art in Rocks
Mandala art is not always present an elegance, it’s also can express cheerfulness in spring theme like this one.
Find some round stones then paint monster faces upon them. It will be match for your little masculine boy’s bedroom decoration.
#20 Winter Rocks
These will be a great complement to your winter celebration decoration. Display some snowmen, penguins, or birds next to the fireplace.
#21 Funny Faces
These randomly funny faces could represent any creatures or things you want. To make it unnecessary to paint skills, just with a soft touch.
#22 Pokemon in Rocks
You also can draw an pokemon upon the rocks. Instead of play an pokemon gi in your phone, you can have the real one like these!
#23 Quotes Rock
Great quotes on these colourful rocks obviously will motivate you. To make this unnecessary painting skills, simply by looking for beautiful words or beautiful memories that have been said by your family or even your spouse.
#24 Halloween in Rocks
Trick or treat! These rocks will haunt you on your Halloween. To make it unnecessary to paint skills, paint your Halloween memories here so you remember all the memories
#25 Emojis in Rocks
If your rocks are round, coat it and draw some emojis to be arranged in your living room.
#26 Summer Season Ideas – Fruits Rocks
Summer is a good time for having watermelon, orange slices, and so many painted rocks fruits to beautify your dining room.
Such a hilarious character with a nice colour combination! Imagine you make it so many, and display them on your cabinet like you are Gru.
#28 Star Wars
Simple but sophisticated, also very fit for your boy’s bedroom who really love this movie.
Decorate your baby’s room with mini cute babies. Simple, sweet, and easy! To make this do not need painting skills, if you have a baby painting, if not decorate with funny animations or accessories.
#30 Cat and Dog
Invite your children to draw a pet on the rock as complement in their room decoration. They will happily play with it while training their artistic skill.
#31 Tic Tac Toe rock garden game
Your garden will be fascinating with some adorable game kit. Your children can play it while you have a relaxed chat with your mate.
#32 Blackboard message rocks
Interesting! You can send message to your family in the home. Coat the rocks with blackboard paint and write your message with a chalk. Rock will be conspicuous to be a message media.
#33 Cactus Rocks
Decorate the room, table or front of your house with flowers made of stone, and of course this doesn’t need water
#34 Rainbow rocks
Combining color and some lines and dots to shape spirals, circles, or other shapes to adorn the garden.
#35 Googly beast rock magnets
These funny monsters with magnet on the behind look cute as well as spooky. Your little boy will be happy to work with it, then proud him by showing that his creation could be tremendous ornaments for the fridge.
#36 Simple colour blocked hearts
Pour your playful imagination on colourful stones with heart image in the middle. It could be cute, sweet, and simple.
#37 Intricate Bohemian heart rocks
Heart-shape also could give different impression other than sweet. With intricate bohemian designed and integration of neutral colours, it looks more sophisticated.
#38 Reasonable Animals Paint
If you have such of those painting talent, you can use the rocks for your new canvas. Arrange it in your living room and amaze people!
#39 Fine, Intricate Pebbles Rock
If you love detailed and have fine art talent, drawing elaborate pattern in pebbles would be easy and fast.
#40 Hotdog Rock Paint
If you hungry look it, but don’t eat this because this rock hot dog.
#41 Sunset Rocks Paint
Painting a sunset or sunrise on a rock, maybe this will be a reminder of your days
#42 Color Full Path Paint
Build a garden that rocks: Turn plain stones into a whimsical surprise. To make this do not need painting skills, enough with one color that is finely painted
#43 Rocks Concert
So easy to paint and so darn cute for the garden!! To make this do not need painting skills, imagine you are watching a concert.
#44 Car Paint Rocks
Painting rocks is a perfect summer time activity! Our kids love to collect rocks during our travels. I actually pack acrylic paints wherever we go (and especially on camping trips!) so that they can get creative anytime they want.
#45 Peacock Paint Rocks
The beauty of a peacock decorated on a stone, complete this to beautify your garden. To make peacocks do not need the skills of painting, drawing slowly with the help of digital images on your cellphone
#46 Chicken Paint Rocks
Complete your chicken farm with this stone, your chicken will not feel alone so it is not easy to get sick. To make the sea do not need painting skills, make your chicken as your drawing object
#47 Sea in Rocks
Take delight in the simple things and decorate with painted beach rocks. To make the sea do not need painting skills, see your photos on the beach and do them.
#48 Santa Claus Christmas Rocks
Celebrate your Christmas this year by decorating your home with stones. to make Saints do not need to do painting skills by imagining what is on your mind casually
#49 PENGUINS ON ICE Paint Rocks
Hand painted rocks mounted on glass ice cubes. to make this unnecessary painting skills do with pleasure and imagination.
#50 Sport in Paint Rock
Love sport? Decorate your room with some sport image stones. You can choose a round stone shaped to represent a ball, and paint it become a real-like ball. To make this unnecessary painting skills.