Frequently Asked Questions (F.A.Q)

Q: What is rock painting?

A: Click here to learn the basics!

Q: Where can I get rock painting supplies?

A: Click here for some great rock painting supplies.

Q: What should I do if I find a rock?

A: The person who hid it is waiting for someone to post a picture of the rock online.

Click here for instructions on how to do so.

Q: How can I get my community into painting rocks?

A: There are plenty of ways that you can get your community interested, and it usually starts with friends and family.

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Q: What rocks should I paint?

A: You can paint any rocks that you’d like. Find them in nature, or buy them online here.

Q: How big should my rock be?

A: The size of a painted rock can differ, as long as it’s easily portable you should be fine.

Q: How do I throw a rock painting party?

A: Rock painting parties are one of my favorite things to do with this hobby!

Click here for some great tips on how to host your own!

Q: What paint should I use?

A: I’ve found acrylic paint to work the best, check out some suggestions here.

Q: What are labels and hashtags?

A: Labels and hashtags are added to the back of your rock so you can track it as others find and re-hide it.

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Q: Can I move my rock after I’ve already hidden it?

A: You can move your rock wherever you’d like, it’s completely up to you.

Just don’t make it too hard to find! We generally hide our rocks in open areas.

Q: How can I get my kids into painting rocks?

A: Getting your kids involvedĀ  is a great idea and will most likely be easier than you think!

Click here to find out how!