stained glass window painting

Stained glass window painting craft

March 26, 2020 | 2 Comments

Have you seen people painting their windows to look like stained glass and wondered “how did they do that?” Wonder no more! Follow these simple steps and you’ll soon have… Read More »Stained glass window painting craft

what happens if you use Modge Podge on painted rocks

Beginner’s guide to sealers for painted rocks

February 5, 2020 | 0 Comments

Modge Podge alone is NOT a sealer The graphic for this blog post might be alarming to see, but that’s exactly the reason we made it the featured image. Some… Read More »Beginner’s guide to sealers for painted rocks

Love bug painted rocks using Color Shift paint

January 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

Ladybugs make fun designs for painted rocks. If you’re just getting started with rock painting, we put together a step-by-step photo tutorial for how to paint ladybug painted rocks. This… Read More »Love bug painted rocks using Color Shift paint

How to draw a dog | rock painting tutorial

December 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Using the shape of the rock for inspiration When we visited our local landscape supply company, our favorite place where to get rocks for painting, and came across this rock.… Read More »How to draw a dog | rock painting tutorial

Plaid painted rocks in 4 easy steps

November 14, 2019 | 1 Comment

While putting on our favorite shirt, we thought “how fun would it be to paint a plaid design on a rock?!” So, we decided to give it a try! The… Read More »Plaid painted rocks in 4 easy steps

How to paint a turtle | a rock painting tutorial

August 30, 2019 | 11 Comments

Perhaps you see this painted turtle and think “I can’t paint that — I don’t even know where to start!” Let’s shift that mindset and change that statement to “I… Read More »How to paint a turtle | a rock painting tutorial

back to school painted rocks

Make the grade with these Back to School painted rocks!

August 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Kick off the school year with KINDNESS! Imagine having the back-to-school jitters, feeling a bit unsure about what the new school year will bring. Then, you look down at the… Read More »Make the grade with these Back to School painted rocks!

Zero painting skills required for this easy rock painting tutorial!

July 2, 2019 | 1 Comment

Everyone is an artist! When it comes to the activity of rock painting, we often hear “I’m not an artist – there’s no way I can paint a rock. I… Read More »Zero painting skills required for this easy rock painting tutorial!

30 easy rock painting ideas to inspire you

May 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

Easy rock painting ideas you’ve got to try! We get it. Sometimes you just want easy rock painting ideas so you can spend less time wondering what to paint and… Read More »30 easy rock painting ideas to inspire you

6 easy steps to your first dot mandala painted rock

May 24, 2019 | 4 Comments

Have you seen a beautiful dot mandala design on Pinterest or YouTube and wondered “how did they do that?” What if we told you it could be done in 6… Read More »6 easy steps to your first dot mandala painted rock

Paint pens for rock painting compared and reviewed

April 28, 2019 | 4 Comments

The paint pen for rock painting you HAVE to try! Paint pens for rock painting have become a popular rock painting supply because they are easy to use, portable (paint… Read More »Paint pens for rock painting compared and reviewed

Using craft/dollar store rocks for rock painting

January 22, 2019 | 2 Comments

Dollar stores and craft stores often sell a bag of river stones — usually about a dozen stones in a netted bag. You spot these stones, all smooth and shiny,… Read More »Using craft/dollar store rocks for rock painting

Our Gift Guide for Rock Painting Enthusiasts

December 4, 2018 | 3 Comments

This holiday season, give the rock painter in your life the gifts they’ll love. We offer the following gift ideas: Gift Card With a GoRock.com Premium Membership, rock painters can… Read More »Our Gift Guide for Rock Painting Enthusiasts

Hiding rocks during winter

November 5, 2018 | 7 Comments

Just because many of us are getting ready to hibernate with colder temperatures and (gulp!) snow on the way, it doesn’t mean hiding rocks needs to be put on pause.… Read More »Hiding rocks during winter

How to paint ladybug rocks

November 2, 2018 | 1 Comment

Ladybugs are an ideal design for painted rocks for many reasons! They’re a relatively simple design if you’re just getting started with rock painting The design lends well if you… Read More »How to paint ladybug rocks

Rock painting tutorial: happy notes

November 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Looking for a quick rock design that’ll be sure to make someone smile? Happy notes are great for several reasons: They’re a relatively simple design if you’re just getting started… Read More »Rock painting tutorial: happy notes

How to track your painted rocks using GoRock.com

October 24, 2018 | 1 Comment

Tracking your painted rocks is simple with GoRock.com Ever paint a rock, place it, go back to see if it’s still there and see that it’s been picked up, but… Read More »How to track your painted rocks using GoRock.com

Get an ID for your painted rock

September 19, 2018 | 1 Comment

How do I get an ID to track my rock? It’s simple! 1. Sign up at GoRock.com 2. Select “Get an ID”             3. Add… Read More »Get an ID for your painted rock

Rainbow sparkle tutorial

September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

In this post, we show you how to paint a fun and colorful rock featuring a rainbow with a cloud (and, with just enough sparkle). Disclosure: This post may contain… Read More »Rainbow sparkle tutorial

The beginner’s guide to getting started with rock painting

September 5, 2018 | 13 Comments

Perhaps you found a painted rock and getting started with rock painting is something you’d like to do. Or, you’re looking for a relaxing activity. Whether you’re brand new to… Read More »The beginner’s guide to getting started with rock painting

Get your rocks ready for painting

September 5, 2018 | 2 Comments

Prepping your rocks is as simple as giving them a quick rinse and letting them dry. But, because we’ve heard of some pretty crazy (and, potentially dangerous) ways people have… Read More »Get your rocks ready for painting

Where to get rocks for rock painting

September 2, 2018 | 11 Comments

Sometimes you’re fortunate enough to have access to rocks right in your own backyard. If that’s the case, then what are you doing reading this!? Head outside, gather some rocks… Read More »Where to get rocks for rock painting

Where to hide painted rocks

September 2, 2018 | 17 Comments

You’ve painted – now, where to hide your painted rocks! Painting rocks and placing them for someone else to find is an awesome random act of kindness. After you paint… Read More »Where to hide painted rocks

Labels for painted rocks

August 19, 2018 | 2 Comments

Want to track where your painted rocks travel? When someone finds a rock with a GoRock.com ID, they simply enter the ID on the back of the rock and are… Read More »Labels for painted rocks