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Sweet DIY Idea: How To Make Beautiful Kindness Rocks And Share The Love And Support With Anyone

Date August 15, 2018

Sometimes, all of us need a little bit of kindness in our lives. Even the smallest nice gestures can make someone's day brighter and put a smile on a person's face. 'The Kindness Rocks Project' is focused on doing the little things to help people and spread good messages around the world.

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Kindness rocks are often used by hospitals to help support patients and keep them positive. Many people also use them to cheer up their friends and family. Any nice message can find its place on a rock along with a colorful exterior and a good-looking font. Plus, they're super easy to make!

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How to make your own kindness rock

If you have someone in mind, who could benefit from this nice gesture, don't waste any time and get to crafting a kindness rock.

You will need:

  1. A rock, which you can buy or find outside, but make sure it's clean and dry.
  2. Acrylic paint and brushes in different sizes.
  3. Acrylic coating to protect your rocks from scratching and allow you to write with markers on it.
  4. Markers.
  5. Outdoor Mod Podge to protect your rock from the rain.

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Now, let's get to crafting!

1. Create a background by painting the outside of your rock. You can use one color or make a rainbow one.

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2. Add decorative elements like a frame, hearts, little flowers, etc.

3. Let the rocks dry and spray them with acrylic coating.

4. Wait 10 minutes for them to dry and write your inspiration phrase or word with a marker.

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5. Cover your rocks with Mod Podge and wait for it to dry clear.

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See how easy it is? You can make an amazing kindness rock in little to no time, but the joy it's going to bring someone is absolutely immeasurable.

Some inspiration to get you started

Check out these beautiful kindness rocks, which can give you interesting ideas for creating your own.

We're sure these kindness rocks can make any person smile and brighten their day.

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