ideas for spraying rock sculpture

camjJune 18, 2010

I'm making a rock sculpture. You know how nice rocks look when they are wet. I'd like to keep that look when they're dry. One sculpture I used a poly spray for outdoors. Over time it kind of looked funky. Maybe like some spray stayed on and some came off. Anyone know a clear outdoor spray that would work?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
soonergirl1968(7a OKC)

There are different high gloss tile & concrete sealers available which will probably give you the look you're wanting although (from what I understand) you will have to reapply it every few years.

    Bookmark   June 18, 2010 at 3:37PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Purplemoon

I was given a tip years ago to use Thompson's Water Sealer on stone things, as it brings up the color really good.
But it also needs to be reapplied every few years, depending on weather. Our Phoenix sun can be pretty hard on things during the summer, I try to keep as much GJ in shade as possible.

hugs, Karen

    Bookmark   June 18, 2010 at 6:48PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
A Birdhouse Trellis
Here is a birdhouse trellis I made this summer from...
kirkus
Good garden markers needed soon
Does anyone know where I can get good garden markers?...
Corkelcol
Need to repurpose a leaking birdbath
Yesterday was one of the nicest days in ages; I could...
patty2430
Changing landscape
We moved in 15 years ago. In the process of cutting...
arcy_gw
New here...sorta
Hey y'all! I was here ages ago. Well, mostly on the...
valkyrja01
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™