Stone painting is a favorite activity for many people who want to be inspired directly by nature. Creative handicrafts with natural materials are carried out with enthusiasm at any age and can happen practically anywhere and even spontaneously. The surface of the stone is easy to paint and can take any kind of color. This special feature is used by Mandala designers who are always looking for new ways of expression. Below we present breathtaking color designs and Mandala patterns that can serve as good inspiration.
Painting stones start to be fun only when you have an artistic technique under control.
Mandala – effect and meaning
What exactly is a mandala? The answer can be given wonderfully by asymmetrical and harmoniously colored picture. Mandalas are meditative instruments that are cultivated as a tradition in Buddhist and other religious societies. According to C.G. Jung, archetypal truths are encoded in the images.
Some claim that the mandala images are mystical and even magical and prescribe healing properties.
The good material and the correct use of colors is an advantage in this creative task
Today, one uses the creation of mandalas as a kind of self-therapy, which can be implemented well and in an environmentally friendly way by painting stones.
You should have a lot of patience if you even like to create simple mandala pictures
Crafting with natural materials – environmentally friendly and practicable everywhere
Paint stones can be counted for crafting with natural materials and as environmentally friendly. Like all natural materials, the stones are collected outside in nature. For artistic purposes, it is best to use smooth stones that are found near water.
How a mandala image can be built is shown in detail in the video below
On the beach or on the river bank, you can find many stones that are smoothed by the water the fastest. For a craft task, even if it is a confusing Mandala picture, you need a smooth and wide surface, so you have enough space for free work.
Some ideas can be well transferred to egg whites
Occupational therapy and a great DIY gift idea
Besides calming your psyche and strengthening your concentration, some painted stones are a great gift idea. To create mandalas, you really need time and rest, but in the end, you get a charming result.
Quiet hands and even application – that’s how the picture is created step by step
A successful work can look like this in the end
For crafting suitable stones can be found on the beach or on the riverbank. The smoother the surface, the better
If you do not have anything else at hand, you can work wonderfully with a single color
In some countries, the mandalas are prescribed healing properties
Diligent and patient you should paint the stones with dots
Painted stones can be given away for any occasion and provided with all sorts of motifs. For decorating at home or in the garden, the colorful stones are also good and can look even cooler by funny sayings.
For the new garden season, you can paint slightly larger stones with mandalas and make the garden paths with it. Just take some time and discover the many design options offered by the Mandala pictures.
If you work lovingly, you will recognize this immediately in his works
The finished stones shine with their rich colors like the colorful Easter eggs in spring
Since mandala patterns are best displayed on flat surfaces, we recommend that you pay attention to this special feature
One can admire the natural creation through his mandala pictures
Colorful you can paint, but still, follow a color scheme
Hearts are just the perfect DIY gift for Valentine’s Day
Well-practiced artists can increase the mandala level and provide for the highest standards
The season of stepping stones starts very soon – you still have time for your individual garden design