How to Paint a Cat on a Rock

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If you are fond of cats as much as I am, you will be excited to explore how to paint a cat on a rock

Like the previous fun upcycled DIY cat craft, this design is such an unsophisticated dollar store project and does not require a lot of supplies. 

With some flat and clean rocks, a bit of acrylic paint, and creativity, the fantastic finished result is in your hand.

Easy Cat Rock Painting Ideas

How definitely lovely they are! Actually, you can use different rock sizes for simple cat rock painting

Not yet, I believe that you will be crazy for customizing your cats to fit into your home decoration and adorable purposes.

Let your kid participate in the project and show them the acrylic cat painting tutorial. This bandwagon not only gives a close-knitted friendship between your kids and cute kitties but also develops their painting rock skills.

Supplies Needed

  • Smooth flat rocks (scrubbed well)
  • Acrylic paints
  • Black Sharpie marker
  • Medium paintbrush
  • Small paintbrush
  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • Sealer (optional)

Step-by-Step Tutorial: How to Create a Cat Rock Art

Start by painting the whole rock with acrylic paint. Give it ample time to dry thoroughly. 

Once the rock dries well, use a pencil to draw the design directly on it. 

To make a cat, sketch the body of the cat first. Then add the tail and ears for the cat. To spruce the cat up, stick it with a bow and a heart pattern.  

Once the base is dry, paint details with a small paintbrush. 

Then use a black marker to outline the cat and fill in details.

Apply the design with a clear sealer to seal the paint and keep it from peeling off.

To make your project more amazing, try creating other cats. 

What Paint is Best for Rocks?

For these designs, using long-lasting paint serves well for permanent decoration. 

Therefore, it occurs to me that acrylic paint is perfect for the project. It provides a nice coating and is easy to purchase at craft stores or local dollar stores.

Moreover, of course, how great it is that you have handy spray paint for this simple cat rock painting. It gives the rocks such an evenly solid that they dry fast magically. 

Where Should I Display My Rocks Painted Like Cats?

Well, that is not a tough decision to think of where you ought to put the rock cat.

There are various ways to use the cat rock art as part of home decor year after year. 

That way, you can easily make some cats and put them together for the collection on the fireplace mantle or bookshelf. 

With just some adjustments, I love it can go from looking gorgeous as decorations for the front porch or in the garden, along the walkway. 

Now, it’s time to spruce up your home with easy cat rock painting ideas, and the joy starts!

Have a super-duper creation!

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