5 Insanely Cool Acrylic Pour Painting Ideas

Are you looking for some cool acrylic pour painting ideas? You’re in the right place! Here are 10 of the coolest crafts you can make with acrylic pour paints in one handy place. Thank me later. *Affiliate links in post*

Hello, beautiful people, and welcome to me gushing about one of my favourite crafting mediums for 10 minutes straight. What are we here to discuss? Why, acrylic pour painting of course.

If you’ve never heard of or tried acrylic pouring paint . . . Let me change your life. This is one of those crafting materials that requires no skill to absolutely master.

You heard me. No painting skills required.

This is because the method behind acrylic pouring paint is – exactly – this: pour your colours into a container, pour your container upside down . . . and that’s it! I know, insanity.

(You can see the method at work in one of my Pins below. And then you can follow me on Pinterest. Thanks, babe.)

Needless to say, I love making cool projects with pouring paint. In fact, you guys have seen more than a few right here on this blog. (Most of them in my 10 DIY gifts for him compilation post! You should check it out.)

So, to convince you lovely people to join the dark side with me, I decided to round up 5 of the coolest acrylic pouring paint DIY projects in one place. Let’s do it!

5 Cool AF Acrylic Pour Painting Ideas

1. Using Pour Paints On Mirrors

If you’re a regular reader of this blog, you may recognise this DIY from earlier in the year! It’s one of my favourite ways to use pour paint – and create some really cool home décor pieces!

2. A Marble Effect DIY Hair Clip

I feel like tie-dye and marble patterns have been everywhere this season, in terms of fashion. And I’m here for it – your girl loves her some hippie style.

This easy DIY hair accessory is super easy to make using pour paints; plus, it would make a wonderful gift idea!

3. Beautiful (And Easy!) Plant Pot Painting Idea

I’ve shared various iterations of this idea on the blog because I’m always stunned at what beautiful plant pots you can create! Whatever colour scheme you prefer, it takes very little effort to make something really beautiful.

Are you a fellow plant lover? Make sure you check out my DIY plant cabinet and faux marble DIY plant stand posts!

4. Use Acrylic Pouring Paint To Improve Thrift Store Art

Pin me, pin me!

If you’re an avid thrifter like I am, it’s easy to come across art that . . . well, that really needs a face lift. A fun idea for improving it is using acrylic pouring paint in strategic places!

5. Just creating beautiful artwork!

And my final addition to this list is just using acrylic pour paints to create beautiful artwork! It’s one of the easiest art mediums to learn and master as a total beginner – so why not get out there and make some DIY home decor?

Alright, lovers, we shall end at the end! I hope you guys enjoyed these fun acrylic pour painting ideas – would you try any? Which was your favourite? Let me know your thoughts down below!


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22 thoughts on “5 Insanely Cool Acrylic Pour Painting Ideas”

  1. Hello Mia, first of all thanks for checking my latest blog post!

    And now talking about interiors and decoration I really like this idea to add to my home, it could that interesting touch to my favorite corner with a tray decorated with this pour painting or even a pot with a plant 😉 It also seems easy and fun to do!


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