How to make a painting in Minecraft – Easiest way to craft painting in Minecraft

Paintings are also one of the items that will allow you to decorate your buildings. By hanging them on the wall you can decorate your house with different paintings. So if you wanna decorate your house with different paintings then you have to know first “How to make a painting in Minecraft”

In this article, I will also tell you all the other essential things that you should know about painting. I will also tell you how you can use them to create a secret hidden door, customize paintings, etc.

How to make a painting in Minecraft

how to make a painting in Minecraft

If you wanna make a painting then you have to first open the crafting table and then place the wool in the middle of the crafting table/3×3 grid. Now the last thing that you have to do is cover all the empty boxes with sticks.

how to make a painting in Minecraft

Now I hope you got your painting. So now if you wanna use it then right-click the painting on a wall to place the painting. After that, you will see a random painting that was chosen according to the total of 26 paintings present.

Now without further ado let’s know more about paintings with deep details.

Available Platforms

Edition PlatformAvailable
Java EditionWindows, Mac & Linux PC’sYES
Bedrock EditionXbox One, iOS, Android, Windows 10 PC’s, Fire OS, Nintendo SwitchYES
Education EditionMac, Windows 10 PC’s, iOs 12YES
PlayStation EditionPlayStation 3 & 4YES

 

How to craft paintings in Minecraft (Step by Step)

To make a painting first have you have to gather some materials because without them you won’t able to make any painting in Minecraft. So here are the list of materials that you have to collect and the process to collect them so easily.

Materials you need to create Painting in Minecraft

  • Crafting table
  • 8 Sticks
  • 1 Wool

Now without Further Ado let me tell you about How you can get these items so easily…

Recipe to get crafting Table in Minecraft:

To create a crafting table first all you have to do is collect some logs, and by hitting any nearby tree with an axe, you can easily collect logs. You can also use your hand to hit the tree but this process will be a little lengthy.

how to make a painting in Minecraft

Now just put the collected logs inside of your crafting menu. After putting them in the crafting menu you will get planks from them. And by using planks you can easily craft sticks.

how to make a painting in Minecraft

Okay so after getting planks from the logs, you have to put the planks in the crafting menu. 

how to make a painting in Minecraft

If you did the process well then you will see the crafting table on the right side just as you can see in the image that I gave above.


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How to get sticks in Minecraft

To create sticks first you will have to collect planks, and as I said before that by putting logs in the crafting menu you can easily get planks from them.

So after getting the planks from the logs, now you will have to put two planks in the crafting table one by one vertically. After putting them you will see that the sticks appear on the right side.

how to make a painting in Minecraft

Now the last thing that you have to collect is wool. So without wasting any time let me tell you this too 😉


How to get Wool in Minecraft

One of the easiest ways to get wool in Minecraft is by killing sheep. Yes, by killing sheep you will easily get wool in Minecraft. Even you will not only get wool but also you will get meat by killing them.

how to make a painting in Minecraft

This is the only process that most players like most, and this is all because sheep can be found so easily in the Minecraft world. 

Hope you collected all the materials that I mentioned, so now let me tell you about How to make a painting in Minecraft with steps. 


Recipe to craft painting in Minecraft

To create a painting, you have to open the crafting table first.

how to make a painting in Minecraft

After that, you have put the wool in the middle of the 3×3 grid. Now fill all the other empty boxes with sticks.

how to make a painting in Minecraft

At the last, you will see that your painting appeared on the right side of the crafting table.

how to make a painting in Minecraft

Now take the painting and put it in your inventory.

how to make a painting in Minecraft


Usage of Paintings in Minecraft / Hanging the painting

You can easily use paintings in Minecraft because all you have to do is hold the painting in your hand and right-click the painting on a wall. After that, the painting will be on the wall as long as there are enough available blocks on the wall.

List of all Minecraft Paintings

Size (Blocks) NameDescription
1×1AlbanA man wearing a fez and stood next to a house and a bush. As the name of the painting suggests, it will be a landscape in Albania.
1×1WastelandPainting of a view of some wastelands; a small animal (presumably a rabbit) is sitting on the window ledge.
1×1Aztec2Free-look perspective of the map de_aztec from the video game Counter-Strike.
1×1Aztec
1×1KebabA kebab with three green chili peppers.
1×1PlantStill life painting of two plants in pots. “Paradisträd” is Swedish for “money tree”, which is a common name for the depicted species in Scandinavia.
1×1BombPainting of the map de_dust2 from the video game Counter-Strike, named “target successfully bombed” in reference to the game.
2×1CourbetTwo hikers with pointy beards seemingly greeting each other. This painting is based on Gustave Courbet’s painting The Meeting or “Bonjour, Monsieur Courbet”.
2×1PoolSome men and women skinny-dipping in a pool over a cube of sorts. Also, there is an old man resting on the lower-right edge.
2×1SeaPainting of a view of mountains and a lake, with a small photo of a mountain and a bright-colored plant on the window ledge.
2×1SunsetPainting of a view of mountains at sunset.
2×1CreebetPainting of a view of mountains and a lake, with a small photo of a mountain and a creeper looking at the viewer through a window.
1×2WandererA low-resolution version of Caspar David Friedrich’s famous painting Wanderer above the Sea of Fog.
1×2GrahamPainting of King Graham, the player character in the video game series King’s Quest.
2×2Skull and RosesPainting of a skeleton at night with red flowers in the foreground. The original painting is different, depicting a woman sitting on a couch, while the skull is in the middle of a body of glacial water of sorts.
2×2BustPainting of a bust of Marcus Aurelius surrounded by pixelated fire.
2×2MatchA hand holding a match, causing pixelated fire on a white cubic gas fireplace.
2×2WitherPainting depicting the creation of a wither. This is the only painting not based on a real painting.
2×2VoidPainting of an angel praying into what appears to be a void with pixelated fire below.
2×2StagePainting of scenery from Space Quest I, with the character Graham from the video game series King’s Quest.
4×2FightersTwo pixelated men poised to fight. Paper versions of fighters from the game International Karate.
4×3SkeletonA painting of the “Mean Midget” from the adventure game Grim Fandango.
4×3Donkey KongA paper-looking screenshot of the level 100 m. from the arcade game Donkey Kong.
4×4PigscenePainting of a girl that is pointing to a pig on a canvas. In the original version, the canvas shows red, green, and blue blocks, representing the three colors of the RGB color model.
4×4Burning SkullA skull on pixelated fire; in the background, there is a moon in a clear night sky.
4×4PointerA painting of the main character of the game International Karate + in a fighting stance touching a large hand.

 


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How to make secret doors in Minecraft

how to make a painting in Minecraft

If you wanna make a secret door in Minecraft then first all you have to do is make a door-sized shape in the structure you want to use. When you will successfully complete it then follow everything one by one that I am gonna tell you below:

To create a secret door you will have to put two signs inside the doorway to hang the painting on. After that hang the painting over the doorway.

Basically, the signs will act as blocks, so now all you have to do is create a painting that you want, and when you are done, this will create a painting that you can walkthrough.

 

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