22 Thanksgiving Rock Painting Ideas You Will Love

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If you love painting rocks and are looking for some new Thanksgiving rock painting ideas, we've got lots!

Included here are step by step rock painting tutorials as well as the best painted rocks from Etsy to inspire your fall theme.

From fancy and intricate to cheap and easy crafts that you can do with children, we've got lots of ideas for you!

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The Best Thanksgiving Inspired Painted Rocks

Easy tutorial how to paint a pumpkin rock
This adorable pumpkin painted rock is perfect for both fall and Thanksgiving. The step by step instructions makes this rock painting craft easy and fun to make for both adults and kids.

Premade Thanksgiving day themed rocks on Etsy
These painted rocks are a great addition to any Thanksgiving decor. This fun Thanksgiving take on kindness rocks would make a great place setting or favor to take home after dinner.

Pumpkin Pie Rock
I painted this rock for our monthly rock painting challenge in Hillsboro Rocks by following along with a pie drawing tutorial from Draw So Cute.

To make the same kind of rock at home, use a smooth white stone and follow along with Wendy using Posca paint pens. Don't forget to seal it with your favorite spray sealer.

Cute Thanksgiving feast painted rocks
These Thanksgiving food themes painted rocks are simple to make. Paint some rocks and get ready to celebrate Thanksgiving with the kids!

easy rock painting idea with a simple turkey
This simple and adorable turkey craft is an easy rock painting craft kids or adults can both make. I think these would be adorable with names written underneath them and used as place markers on a Thanksgiving table!

Painted Rock tutorial for Thanksgiving
This step by step tutorial, with accompanying practice sheets,
makes a fun and thoughtful little gift or decorating idea for Thanksgiving.

Cute Thanksgiving painted rock set on etsy
This whimsical Thanksgiving set of painted rocks is a great way to decorate for the holiday.
This set is also a perfect hostess gift!

Beautiful fall inspired painted rock
These beautiful fall-inspired rocks are excellent for beginners. This tutorial makes this a fun and easy way to create lovely pebble art. How fun would these pretty gold and copper rocks be spread around your table?

Watercolor inspired pumpkin painted rock
These watercolor-inspired painted rock pumpkins are a fun and versatile fall decor idea. You could use them in your fall vignettes, in the garden or as napkin weights.

These lovely rocks are available on etsy or use them as inspiration
Looking for a great hostess gift or a beautiful harvest decoration, look no further! These hand painted rocks are a great thank you gift idea!

These Thanksgiving Rocks painted rocks are sure to make anyone day
This fun "Thanksgiving Rocks" painted rock is great for giving this holiday season. Step by step tutorial makes this a simple and easy craft. Use it to decorate your holiday table or to brighten someone's day.

Paint beautiful fall leaves on rocks
This fall rock painting tutorial is a simple way to decorate for fall or Thanksgiving. The rock painting tutorial shows you how to use Posca paint pens to get a variegated look for the fall leaves.
Cute give thanks painted rocks for thanksgiving decor
This festive fall painted rock is adorned with pumpkins, fall leaves, acorns, Pilgrims hat, and a sign that reads "Give Thanks". You can find this rock on Etsy.

Cookie designs inspire painted rocks
These adorable turkey painted rocks were inspired by cookie designs! Click through to see all the different ways Cindy painted thanksgiving rocks inspired by cookies that she saw.

Unique painted rocks and Leaves table setting
This how-to guide crafts a unique Thanksgiving table idea. With the fun painted rocks and the wonderful leaves make this a whimsical hit!

Thanksgiving game ideas using painted rocks
This painted rocks tic-tac-toe game is perfect for your Thanksgiving kid's table. Kids will love helping create this fun fall-themed game board that they can play for the rest of the day.

Thanksgiving inspired painted rocks
This thankful Thanksgiving turkey is a fun way to decorate for this holiday.
This rock is currently available on Etsy.

Fall inspired pumpkin and acorn painted rocks
These cute pumpkin & acorn painted rocks are an
easy fall craft that you can make with your family. Use the painted rocks to play a game or set the table.

How to decorate rocks as turkeys
These lively little turkeys are an easy craft to make with the kids.
Transform these rocks into keepsakes by gluing a magnet
on the back and putting them on your fridge.

PS - These a super fun rock craft to have at home but rocks with items attached should not be hidden outside for the hide and seek rock game.

Cute fall inspired fall painted rock
This fall painted rock makes a great gifts or paperweight!

How to paint an east turkey on painted rocks
This step by step guide makes paining a turkey on a rock a piece of cake!

Falling leaves painted rock
This easy fall painted rock is a fun way to get texture on a painted rock. The 3D paint gives the leaves texture you can both see and feel. This rock is great for the whole fall season from September through November.

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About the Author:

Carissa is a lifelong crafter and mom of two creative boys. 

The owner and lead writer of both I Love Painted Rocks and Creative Green Living, she has won multiple awards for her craft writing including the Craftys Award for the "Best Craft Blogger" category in 2016 and the ShiftCon award for "Best DIY blogger" in 2018. 

Her projects have been featured in magazines like Kids Crafts 1-2-3, Country Sampler Farmhouse Style and more.

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