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
Anybody on here from say 10 years ago?
looking for someone because I lost touch with them...
gardnpondr
Dehydrator trays
Does anyone have ideas for recycling food dehydrator...
hokypuk
Acrylic vs. outdoor acrylic
Evening all, I am the school gardening mom for my son's...
uptomyeyeballs
Hi all
I couldn't edit the subject...sorry ... I was thinking...
msjay2u
My Summer Project - Potting Shed Makeover
We had a cute little shed used for storage of our mower,...
luvs2click
Sponsored Products
Kenroy Home Lamps Iron Lace 32 in. Golden Ruby Buffet Lamp 20182GR
$57.95 | Home Depot
IL116G MR16 Inground Uplight with Rock Guard
Lightology
City Lights Wall Sconce by Kichler
$328.90 | Lumens
Marisol Vase
Lightology
Oil Rubbed Bronze Whitehaus WHKBCR3-9106 Deck Mount Cross Kitchen Faucet
$679.00 | Blue Bath
Bostonian Rainfall Shower Head
Signature Hardware
Herman Miller | EamesĀ® Molded Fiberglass Armchair with Rocker Base, Upholstered
YLiving.com
Mora Leather Loveseat - Brighton Polinesia Blue
Joybird Furniture
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™