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Painting Rocks 
By Monica Resinger

Painting rocks is something my kids and I occasionally enjoy.  We get a lot 
of our ideas from the ‘Painting on Rocks’ books, however, this is not 
necessary.  

Some ideas are:

~ Make address rocks for neighbors, friends or family by painting the rock a 
color that coordinates with the house that you are making it for.  Paint on 
the address number and a few little flowers or other decorations.

~ Have the kids paint them into ‘creatures’ or insects to decorate your 
garden.  

~ Sometimes rocks come in unusual shapes such as hearts - accentuate that 
shape with paint.  My daughter once used fabric paint and outlined a 
heart-shaped 
rock with one color, then kept making new heart shapes inside each new heart 
in a different color.  Some outlines she did as polka dots, some as dashed 
lines and some as full lines.  It was really cute, but best of all, she had fun 
doing it.

~ Paint them into large flowers - sunflowers and daisies are easy flowers to 
paint.  You can set these into a planter for a ‘rock garden’.  

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