Creating these beautiful Christmas striped stones is easier than you think! This easy rock painting idea is perfect for kids or beginners.Creating these beautiful Christmas striped stones is easier than you think! This easy rock painting idea is perfect for kids or beginners.

Christmas Striped Stones

Are your little ones painting rocks yet? Maybe you’ve got the itch? These Christmas striped rocks remind me of Christmas candy and will look great hidden outside or placed around your home for the holidays.

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Supplies for striped rock painting:



How to easily paint stripes on rocks:

Check out these quick step by step instructions to create Christmas striped stones and then see it in action in the video below:

Start by giving your rocks a nice thick white coat of paint.Creating these beautiful Christmas striped stones is easier than you think! This easy rock painting idea is perfect for kids or beginners.

You may want to do this before the little ones come to help so it can get nice and dry. Next, add your skinny tape.Creating these beautiful Christmas striped stones is easier than you think! This easy rock painting idea is perfect for kids or beginners.

Place them across the entire rock. Creating these beautiful Christmas striped stones is easier than you think! This easy rock painting idea is perfect for kids or beginners.

Then smooth down as best as you can. Add a light layer of white on top of the tape. This will help give the tape a better seal since the rock isn’t completely smooth. Let that dry. (You can speed this up with a blow dryer if you need).Creating these beautiful Christmas striped stones is easier than you think! This easy rock painting idea is perfect for kids or beginners.

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 Now add your colors! Creating these beautiful Christmas striped stones is easier than you think! This easy rock painting idea is perfect for kids or beginners.

Again we are going the Christmas route, but you can take these any direction you want! Use more than one color on the rock or have it fade. It just depends on how much you feel like playing! Set the rocks aside to dry a bit. Then peel up your tape! Creating these beautiful Christmas striped stones is easier than you think! This easy rock painting idea is perfect for kids or beginners.

Your edges should look pretty good, but you can always go in with a few dabs of white paint if you need.Creating these beautiful Christmas striped stones is easier than you think! This easy rock painting idea is perfect for kids or beginners.

Make sure to seal them with a good acrylic sealer if you plan on placing them outside or giving them out as gifts.

See these Christmas painted stones from start to finish in our quick video.

We hope you enjoy creating these fun rocks with your family!

If you loved this Christmas craft for kids, pin it to your favorite Pinterest board!
Creating these beautiful Christmas striped stones is easier than you think! This easy rock painting idea is perfect for kids or beginners.

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