Rock Painting For Beginners: Simple Step-by-Step Techniques (Paperback)

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Rock Painting For Beginners: Simple Step-by-Step Techniques (Paperback)


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Learn how easy it is to create colorful painted rocks with Rock Painting for Beginners

If you’ve ever wanted to dabble in rock painting, this is the perfect book for you. This guide for beginners will teach you how to feel confident with a paintbrush with step-by-step art projects. Learn how to create beauty in your life with a craft that’s easy to do.
  • Learn how to use the tools and paints needed, and what kinds of rocks to seek out.
  • From tape-resistant painting to hand lettering to stencils and stamps, start your journey in rock painting with art projects designed to refine specific techniques.
  • Get inspired with ideas to engage with your community and spread joy with small painted rocks around your neighborhood, your city, and beyond.

Cultivate your creativity with this fun, encouraging rock painting book for beginners.
ADRIANNE SURIAN is a professional crafter, designer, artist, and author. Somebody who loves to make pretty things, she shares craft projects, DIY accessories, and home décor at Paint Happy Rocks ( and Happy Hour Projects (
Product Details ISBN: 9781641521963
ISBN-10: 1641521961
Publisher: Temescal Press
Publication Date: July 2nd, 2019
Pages: 152
Language: English
“Painting rocks and using them to brighten someone's day is a fun, rewarding hobby for artists of all ages! This book is filled with colorful ideas and painting techniques that are easy to recreate using Adrianne's clear step-by-step instructions. You'll be creating your own mini masterpieces in no time!”—Amy Latta, Bestselling author of Hand Lettering for Relaxation

“If you love the idea of rock painting, but don’t know where to start, Rock Painting for Beginners is the book to get. Teaching a number of different techniques (e.g., try dot painting vs. mixed media decoupage) that yield great results, it also teaches skills that can be applied to other crafts (e.g., decorating a notebook). So, not only are you creating beautiful rocks, you will also improve your general art skills.”—Maggy Woodley, Author of Easy Paper Projects & founder of

“Adrianne packed so many clever projects into this book that you will never get bored! This book is perfect for someone new to rock painting and even the experienced painter looking for a fresh technique. After following the easy instructions in this book, you'll be impressed with both yourself and the beautiful rock art that you made.”—Carissa Bonham, founder and lead painter at I Love Painted Rocks,

"Finally, a rock painting book that relieves stress rather than causing it. Adrianne Surian has created a clear, user-friendly book that encourages readers to have fun, cultivate creativity, and relax and recharge. As a mental health writer and speaker, I highly recommend this book for anyone who wants to create art and wellbeing."—Tanya J. Peterson, MS, NCC, Author of The Mindfulness Journal for Anxiety, The Mindfulness Workbook for Anxiety, and Break Free: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in 3 Steps