Whale Rock Painting Craft For Kids
I’m really loving painting at the moment. In fact my favourite thing to paint are rock stones and milk bottles. It is so fun and I really do love it.
I remember when I was a child how my Art teacher mocked me and made me feel that my cartoon style ocean creatures were rubbish.
I liked them but she really embarrassed me and for around 20 years I never drew again.
I decided to try again last year and rediscovered something I love, ocean creatures and cartoon style painting.
Today I have made a cute Whale stone. I hope you enjoy.
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What You Will Need For This Whale Craft
How To Paint A Whale On A Rock
To begin with I like to draw and plan my ocean creature on a sketch pad.
I find it much easier to plan and then redraw onto the stone once I know what my character will look like.
Once I had drawn my whale onto my stone, I coloured the whole whale in blue using a posca paint pen.
I then coloured in the white eyes, added detail using a thin black posca pen and added a little grey to the bottom of the whale and his tale. Painting can be so much fun and can be done at any age!
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- One rock stone
- 1 lead pencil
- Posca Pens
- Sketch Paper
- Paint Tray (optional)
1. Draw and plan your ocean creature on a sketch pad.
2. Color the whole whale in blue using a Posca paint pen.
3. Color the eyes with white Posca paint.
4. Add detail using a thin black Posca pen.
5. Add a little grey to the bottom of the whale and his tale.
About Angela Milnes
Angela Milnes is a Qualified Early Years Teacher who has specialised in Preschool and Kindergarten teaching. She has a wealth of experience teaching young children and is passionate about kids crafts and having fun as a family. Angela has also taught cooking skills and loves to share both family recipes and easy instant pot recipes here on The Inspiration Edit. Follow her on Pinterest!