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Picture Paperweight

A picture paperweight makes a great holiday gift. Follow the instructions to learn how your child can make one.
Photo Paperweight Activity for Kids

Picture Paperweight


  1. A smooth rock
  2. Child's photo
  3. Waxed paper
  4. Tempera paint
  5. Liquid glue
  6. Paint brush


Mix ¼ cup of tempera paint with ¼ cup of glue. Clean and dry rock and place it on waxed paper. Have your child paint the rock with the glue mixture. While still wet, carefully press the photo onto the rock. Let it dry completely before using as a paperweight.

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