10+ Easy Ways to Paint Cute Ladybugs on a Rock
Rock art is one of the most creative of all things, and in case you have a knack for the same, you can display your innovative skills by painting a whole lot of beautiful things on it. If you possess an immense fascination of the cute little ladybugs and intend to make creative things keeping it as a theme, then go for rock painting having the ladybugs as the main theme.
You could even paint the eyes to make your ladybug look more life-like.
A big stone could be used for one of the lady bugs while the others could be painted on small pebbles for a unique appeal. You may experiment with the stripes by keeping them straight, slanted or painting a few of them without it at all.
You could keep them as centerpieces in glass balls, or make them sit on faux flowers for an innovative feel.
The faux sunflowers surrounded all over as shown in the above picture intensifies the beauty of your ladybug to the fullest.
Instead of painting the full rock in the shape of a ladybug, you could even make a white background as shown here and then decorate them with ladybugs like the one in the picture below.
You could also paint ladybirds in a whole lot of colors like the ones shown here for a creative effect.
A cute message would just be perfect especially if you are gifting it for Father’s or Mother’s Day.
If you are making a whole lot of ladybugs, then you could play with the shapes like big to small, large dots to tiny ones and single stripes to multiple stripes.
Cover the sides of the white background with black dots to make it more appealing.
If you do not want a red ladybird but desire to try something else, then go for the pink ones, which would also give it a feminine touch.
By following the tutorial in the above-mentioned link, you could make a patriotic themed lady bug as shown below for the 4th of July or any other occasion.
The utilization of shadows and highlights makes the ladybirds’ features more striking and prominent.
You could pair your lady bird with a bumble bee or a whole lot of other insects and place them on the center table or on you mantel piece to enhance your home décor.
Published on January 12th 2019 by Miranda Gibbs