Thursday, October 3, 2013

Do-Over Painted Rocks OR How To Re-Paint Rocks and Stones

Oops...the painted rocks shaving cream experiment did not turn out like I expected.

The shape and texture of these rocks were too good to toss aside. 

Time for a do over!

I just covered the shaving cream rocks with solid white acrylic and re-painted them.

The Owl and the Pussycats

Send in the Clowns

Painted rocks are very forgiving. If you don't like something you've painted on a rock or stone, just cover with a few coats of white acrylic paint (or any other color) and start over.

Don't be afraid to experiment with rock painting!

Don't you think these are much better?

© Cindy Thomas Painted Rocks 


  1. Yes you did a great job. Love to look at your work. Thank you for sharing

    1. Thanks for the compliment and letting me know you enjoy seeing my work, Margaret. I have so many painted rocks and tips to share and it's nice to know they're appreciated.

  2. Have you tried Unicorn Spit on rocks? I love these.

    1. Thanks for the compliment, Sandi. No, I have never tried Unicorn Spit on rocks and thought you were pulling my leg. After doing a little research, Unicorn Spit would be quite interesting on a rock. Have you used Unicorn Spit on anything?