Painting on canvas is so last century! Create a real work of art with Art on the Rocks and hold onto a masterpiece painting that will last as long as the stone it's painted on. Grab your colors, head outside and start painting beautiful works of art on stones. This all inclusive instruction book is packed with creative ideas, step-by-step projects, and endless inspiration for creating masterpieces that are truly one with nature. Art on the Rocks offers a colorful, modern approach to rock painting. After an initial overview of how to best gather and prepare your rocks, and a basic review of the tools and materials necessary for each project, three talented rock-painting artists demonstrate a range of contemporary designs for you to experiment with. Their varieties of patterns, animals, mandalas, and loads of other designs means you will never be without inspiration for what to paint on your next stone. Each project includes easy-to-follow instructions and invites creativity and originality, encouraging you to sit back, relax, and develop your own unique Art on the Rocks.
Artist F. Sehnaz Bac is celebrated for her radiantly colorful and charmingly painted stones, which she sells on Etsy as I Sassi Dell'Adriatico (The Adriatic Stones). Sehnaz lives in Alba Adriatica, Italy, a small town on the Adriatic Sea, and has more than 450,000 Facebook followers.
Artist and illustrator Marisa Redondo works primarily with watercolors and oils. Most of her work is nature inspired. Art has always been her greatest love. Growing up in the heart of San Diego, drawing was how she found a calm balance in the busy city. Currently based in Northern California, Marisa is fascinated by nature's creations and the little pieces of life that often go unnoticed, from the fine lines of feathers to the spores of a dandelion. Through watercolor she explores the organic patterns and intricate details impressed on everything from the earth. Her paintings are a mix of the modern city she came from and the natural land where she now live. Learn more at www.riverlunaart.com.
Artist Margaret Vance paints beautifully vibrant and colorful rock art full of intricate detail and pattern. As in nature, no two painted stones are alike. Each stone and its design is unique. Margaret works with each stone's shape, size, and texture to create a singular mix of art and nature. Learn more at www.etherealandearth.com.