Dream Interpretation Paint | Dream Meanings
Changing attitudes, cleaning up, redoing. Painting a picture is a new way of creatively expressing yourself. Note color.
To dream of a house being painted indicates that information which has been kept from you will soon be forthcoming; if you dreamed of painting anything (like furniture, woodwork, etc.), it suggests that you are contemplating some activity which you would prefer to keep secret—think it over well before you commit yourself.
A dream of artist’s paint signifies important changes if it was watercolors.
To dream of lacquer, gilt, or shellac predicts a passionate new love affair.
See also Deo orate.
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.
A dream of paint depends for its significance upon its color. Look up COLORS (ch. V).
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..
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.
You are dreaming of the desire to make changes to some aspect of your life by covering over the past and starting fresh.
If the paint in your dream was more artistic in nature, the impulse being expressed may connect to your desire to be creative. Paint itself is the stuff with which this form of alteration is executed. Symbolically, it should be considered as the raw material of change of an expressive nature.
The control you are able to exert over this elusive liquid medium will illuminate for you how effectively you may be utilizing your current creative resources.
The more control you are able to access, the more effective your expressiveness is likely to be and the more effectively you will be able to manifest your desired intention.
Symbolic of covering something, Matt. 23:27.
The color of the paint will tell you more about the meaning of your dream
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.