how to clear coat painted rocks

Best answer Pour water in a bucket,add a few drops of dish soapand mix it to form a slightly soapy liquid. Dip rocks into the soapy water and brush all surfaces with a toothbrush. Rinse the rocks thoroughly with water and dry them with a towel. Peo

Best answer


Pour water in a bucket,add a few drops of dish soapand mix it to form a slightly soapy liquid. Dip rocks into the soapy water and brush all surfaces with a toothbrush. Rinse the rocks thoroughly with water and dry them with a towel.

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  • How to paint rocks at home?

  • 1 Clean the rocks with soapy water to remove dirt and debris before painting. Let it dry in the sun before painting. 2 Paint and Decorate! Acrylic paint or paint pens are the most popular choice for painting rocks. 3 Seal your painted rocks with a clear spray sealer or brush on varnish.

  • How do you remove dirt from rocks before painting?

  • Wash the rocks before painting them. You want to remove dirt so that it doesn’t mess your design. You can wash several at once with dish soap and leave in a colander to drain and dry. Seal the rock before painting on it. Use a clear brush on or spray sealer.

  • How do you Seal Rocks painted with acrylic paint?

  • In general the best way to seal rocks painted with acrylic paint is going to be with a spray sealer. Self-sealing paints include FolkArt Outdoor paint, FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint and Martha Stewart multi-surface paint. If your paint bottle has a label, look it over and look for the words self-sealing and outdoor safe on it.

  • How do you protect painted rocks from rain?

  • Seal the rock before painting on it. Use a clear brush on or spray sealer. Finish off your rocks with a coat (or two or three) of Mod Podge Outdoor. This will help protect your beautiful painted rocks from the elements.

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