Kindness Rock Painting

Kindness rocks! Give a random act of kindness in rock art form—just paint, write a positive message & decorate.

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  • Crayola Paint Brush
  • Crayola Acrylic Paint
  • Crayola Take Note Permanent Markers
  • Crayola Glitter Glue
  • Rocks

CIY Staff Tips:

  • Whether during Random Acts of Kindness Week or on its official day, help make kindness the norm with this rock painting craft.


Step 1

Pick small rocks outside. Wash and dry if needed.

Step 2

Apply a thin layer of paint to top of rock.

Step 3

While paint is wet, add a different colour of paint and blend together. Dry 1–2 hours.

Step 4

Write an encouraging message with markers.

Step 5

Add sparkly accents with glitter glue. Dry 3–4 hours.

Step 6

Create many rocks to give to family and friends!

  • Occasion:

    • Rainy Day Crafts,

    • Garden & Outdoor,

    • Birthday,

    • Teacher Gift Ideas

  • Age:

    • 6+,

    • 8+,

    • Tween+,

    • Adult

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