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Paint Painting Dream Meanings

What does Paint Painting mean in dream?

Paint / Painting | Dream Meanings


To dream of body paint, whether on you or someone else, suggests that you are too easily offended by criticism about you.

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Vision: Looking at a brush: you are much too single-minded and naive in a certain matter. Painting with a brush: you have courage, advenrurousness, and a creative mind. Painting with a small brush: don’t let stupid remarks from others disrupt your plans. See Painting.

Depth Psychology: The brush represents strong erotic desires, but it may also mean that you are too simple-minded, or surrounded by simple-minded people.


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An attempt to disguise insecurities.

New American Dream Dictionary by
Symbolic of covering something, Matt. 23:27.

The color of the paint will tell you more about the meaning of your dream


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To dream of painting a house or putting a fresh coat of paint on anything signifies that you have something to hide; something you are trying to cover up.

If someone else is doing the painting, then a friend or associate is hiding something from you.


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Painting a house interior in a dream may comment that you are creatively freshening up your inner environment. It may signify a more positive or fresher outlook on your life.

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To paint a picture while dreaming is an indication to a young woman that her sweetheart’s affection for her is not strong enough lo prevent his becoming infatuated with others.

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A dream of paint depends for its significance upon its color. Look up COLORS (ch. V).

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Dreams of paint reflect a refreshed perspective. You are renewing, reviving, and expressing your creativity on the canvas of your life; coloring your life a new shade. Alternatively, paint can represent that you are covering up or hiding an unsightly aspect of yourself. Consider the feeling tone. See Color and Integration Dreams..

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Often we do not recognize our own creative ability and thus the potential we have to be in touch with the spiritual dimension. We each have the capability of ‘reflecting’ the divine. This allows us to live mindfully – with awareness.

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Psychological / emotional perspective: Because painting has such a lot to do with self-expression, the way that we are painting in a dream may be important. If, for instance, we are painting miniatures we may need to concentrate on detail.

If we are painting large pictures we may need to adopt a more global perspective. Colour in a painting is also important, as is the subject.


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Material aspects: We may not actually have the ability to paint successfully in everyday life, but such a dream may alert us to other talents we have not realized we possess.

To be looking at paintings in dreams indicates that we are questioning or paying attention to different ideas and concepts. Painting as in decorating suggests we are making recognizable changes in how we think and feel.

A picture that we ourselves have painted might have more emotional impact than an old master – an old master can also suggest our attitude to the past.


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Dreams about painting often signify renewal and emotional growth for the dreamer.

To dream of painting a house suggets you are a creative person and you will find success in a project. Or, this dream could mean you are covering up something.

To see a painting in your dream, represents your need for self-expression.

The painting is symbolic of your intuition and inner realizations. Also see “Body Paint”


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To see newly painted houses in dreams, foretells that you will succeed with some devised plan.

To have paint on your clothing, you will be made unhappy by the thoughtless criticisms of others.

To dream that you use the brush yourself, denotes that you will be well pleased with your present occupation.

To dream of seeing beautiful paintings, denotes that friends will assume false positions towards you, and you will find that pleasure is illusive.

For a young woman to dream of painting a picture, she will be deceived in her lover, as he will transfer his love to another.


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If you dream your clothing is covered with paint spots denotes that you are troubled by thoughtless criticisms by others about yourself.

A newly painted house or building denotes success in some endeavor.

If you are doing the painting you will soon secure a good position of employment.

If you see beautiful oil paintings this will denote false friends bearing witness against you.


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If you dream your clothing is covered with paint spots denotes that you are troubled by thoughtless criticisms by others about yourself.

A newly painted house or building denotes success in some endeavor.

If you are doing the painting you will soon secure a good position of employment.

If you see beautiful oil paintings this will denote false friends bearing witness against you.


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To dream of participating in a paintball game may mean that you are potentially under emotional fire in your waking life. Although the hits won’t kill, you are still suffering under the attack and dealing with hurt sustained from it. You may be ducking and weaving within your emotional relationship rather than enjoying it at this time.

To dream of hitting your opponent in rapid fire may suggest that you are emotionally hurtful and may need to forgo your pride and be first to put down your weapon.


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To dream of playing paintball suggests you will achieve your goals with the help of influential friends. It can also suggest competitive but rewarding romantic affairs.

If you injured yourself while playing paintball in your dream, this foretells a rise in your social status.

If your dream mainly focused on seeing many colors of paint, important changes are coming in your life.

If you got paint all over your clothes, this suggests you might be too easily offended by criticism about you.


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Stupid person. Art and harmony. In psychoanalysis, a sexual symbol.

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A paintbrush in a dream may represent tools you have acquired to put the final touches on some project that is under constriction. It may be awarded to you to mention your desire to express your artistic talents.

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Dreams of a paintbrush denote your awareness that the power to create and manifest is in your hands. This dream may be a message to be careful not to brush over the facts or ignore your true feelings.

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To see or use a paintbrush in your dream symbolizes harmony, creativity and artistic talents.

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If a person sees his sword painted it means his words will hold no weight.

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One who is responsible for the scene of life that is created by the fruit of their hands

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(Artist; Illustrator) In a dream, a painter represents knowledge, architecture, wisdom, writing poems, writing love songs or telling lies.

A painter in a dream also represents someone who conceals his acts, or hides his true face. He also could represent alcoholism, falling in love, marriage, or having children. Some of the painter’s works are beneficial while others are harmful. All depending on the quality of his work, its objectives, balance, resemblance to the object painted and authenticity.

The characteristics of such a person in the dream may be that of a hypocrite in wakefulness, or an ostentatious person, a toadying person, a hypocrite, a panegyrist, or a lauding person, though he mostly looks as a good, sincere and a hard working person.

The value of his paintings varies depending on the subject treated.

A painter in a dream also represents a person who loves flattery, self-adulation, an eloquently speaking person, a liar, one who fails his promises, or he could represent strength and authority. (Also see Architect; Artist; Paintings; Weaver)


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One who invents a lie against Allah.

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See Meeting.

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It Is a sign of an improvement in your condition, both of health and finance.

To dream of seeing a painter at work.

The painter may be painting a bouse, fence, sign, or a picture; the omen is the same in each instance.


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Vision: Seeing a painter being lucky with the opposite sex: you want to make a change in your life and your relationship. Watching a painter at work; good fortune.

Depth Psychology: The painter means you want things in your life to change. You would like to start over and give your life and love relationship more “color.” See Painting and the chapter on “Colors in Dreams.” Painting (a House or Wall) When dreaming about painting a house or a wall, the color of the paint is important. White paint: you are feeling threatened or pursued by another person. Brightly colored paint (particularly red): soon you will have reason to rejoice.

Black paint: a warning of impending illness. (See the chapter on “Colors in Dreams.”)


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Good fortune.

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Creativity and a sense of beauty.

Folklore: Luck.


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1. Creating a false or illusory image (as in “paint a rosy picture”).

2. A long prosperous life (to have a painting).

3. Object of gossip (to have paint on clothing).

4. To obtain a different or fresh perspective.


New American Dream Dictionary by
A symbol of artistic value.

The picture in the painting will give you more insight into its meaning


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A dream of painting a house denotes sickness in the family, but thrift and luck in business; to paint beautiful landscapes, poverty and false hopes (Gypsy). Practical symbolism.

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The unconscious frequently senses things, or synthesises out of our experience views of things, we have not been consciously aware of.

A dream may depict this as a painting; subtle feelings or realisations; a view we have of or about something. Any form of artistic expression: self expres­sion; expressing one’s feelings or intuitions; one’s inner situa­tion; creative ability. Painting, decorating: expressing feelings; the impression we give to others; what ‘colour’ we are paint­ing things, in the sense of painting a very black picture; a cover up. We can paint the town red; paint too rosy a picture. Or we might be working at changing our appearance or life­style. See photographs.


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1- Often in waking life we will not recognisc our own creative ability; and to be painting in a dream may alert us to other talents we have not realised we possess. We may not actually have the ability to paint successfully in everyday life.

To be looking at paintings in dreams indicates that we are questioning or paying attention to ideas and concepts of which we have not been consciously aware.

Painting as in decorating suggests we arc making recognisable changes how we think and feel.

2- Bccausc painting has such a lot to do with self-expression, the way that we are painting in a dream may be important. If, for instance, we are painting miniatures we may need to concentrate on detail.

If we are painting large pictures we may need to adopt a more global perspective. Colour in a painting is also important (see Colour).

3- We are creating a spiritual scenario.


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To dream that you are painting your house may signify the satisfaction of completing a project and the need to express your creativity. It foretells a successful venture or desired promotion. On the other hand, dreaming of paint that you are covering something up.

The color of the paint gives additional significance to the context of your dream.

For example, red paint implies the shedding of inhibitions and painting the town red.

To dream of being splattered by paint signifies over-sensitivity to criticism and shrewd remarks from people around you.

To see a painting in your dream signifies your need for self-expression.

The painting reflects your inner feelings and thoughts.


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Domestic affliction.

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Painting of any kind indicates that the dreamer is about to embark on a project very important to him or her. Discerning the circumstances of that project, and the details, are dependent on other symbols in the dream.

Dreaming of a house being painted indicates that information previously kept from you will soon come to light.

If you dream of being an artist and painting a picture that is beautiful and happy, then you have the power to create whatever circumstances you want the most in life.

A dark, foreboding painting, however, indicates a pessimistic outlook on life, and therapy might be of great assistance.

If you watch while someone else paints a picture, you may have the feeling of being on the outside looking in and need to take control of your life - again, depending on the atmosphere, circumstances, and other symbols in the dream.


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To paint a picture is a wish to express the dreamer’s ambition or to personify someone to whom he or she cannot convey his emotions.

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Vision: If you have had a portrait made of yourself: you need admiration too much, try for less grandiosity—people don’t believe you anyhow. Dreaming that you are painting: take your artistic talents seriously and use them. There might also be a new love affair in the making.

The colors in the dream are very important—see the chapter “Colors in Dreams.” Seeing a beautiful painting in your dream means that happiness is on the way. What else do you see in the picture? What are the colors? See Colors, Picture.

Depth Psychology: Dreaming about painting means self-realization and self-fulfillment. Are you “painting” your future? What does it look like? “Is the “handwriting on the wall”? Do you paint over things you don’t like? What does “as pretty as a picture” mean to you? See Colors, Picture.


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(Art; Picture; Portrait) In a dream, paintings represent memories, guidance, or advice. Paintings in a dream also denote the passing of time, advancing of years, or the days of one’s life. As for an immigrant, paintings in his dream mean reunion with his family, beloved, or commanding good and forbidding evil. (Also see Painter)

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To see and / or admire fine paintings means that you have many false friends, and that you are wast- ing a great deal of time.

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