Most people are willing to do easy painting ideas since it is difficult to find or buy new useful material or to leave enough time. Therefore, there are different kinds of DIY projects that we can simply perform. One of them is cactus rock painting, which will help you to have more green appearances for your balcony or any other places. This simple idea is very appropriate for people who do not have enough sunlight for live plants or who easily forget to give their plants water. So, thanks to DIY painting rock ideas, you can turn any kind of river rock into a cactus. Also, painted cactus rocks are a very creative activity for children. Painting DIY projects can increase children’s creativity and self-development. As you guess, painting cactus rock is a pretty simple and cheap DIY project.
DIY Materials For Cactus Rock Painting
- River rocks or pebbles
- Clay or plastic flower pot
- Hot glue
- Acrylic paint (white and tones of green)
- Painting brushes
With these simple materials, you can easily create your rock cactus. First, you should smooth the rocks for painting properly. Then, you can start to paint the river rocks and draw floral motif on them. After painting the rocks, you can put them into the flower pots. Of course, before putting the rocks into the flower pots, it will be better to put some soils and small rocks on the bottom of the pots so that your cactus rocks will stay higher and be visible. Lastly, you can also stick small painted rocks on the big painted ones. Also, you can stick other materials just like lovely flowers or small red-painted rocks. Thus, you can get more realistic cactus appearances. I hope your children pretty much love this simple painting cactus rock ideas which are easy to make and creative as well.