Seeing paint in your dream can have a number of meanings.
Painting can have two meanings in a dream dictionary. Firstly, it can be associated with creating a picture of art. This is obviously associated with being creative. Artistic tendencies within a dream are focused upon expressing oneself. To be walking around the museum viewing paintings is associated with the past. As the paintings in one dream are a snapshot of events have past by.
This dream is associated with the need to adopt a more broader outlook on life. The colours and details in the painting are important features of the dream. It could be that the paintings suggest mental state at the moment. So for example if their scenic paintings, such as landscape artwork or calming images this indicates your attitude at a given time. It is now important for us to consider the virtual aspect of this dreaming.
If a house or a wall is painted in the dream this indicates that you are trying to hide something from other people. The paint is being used as a mask. To paint with a brush suggests that it will take a long time for you to cover up feelings that you have towards another.
See yourself painting a building suggests that there is a problem that is too large to handle.
The larger the item you are painting one's dream the bigger the problem you are trying to cover up. To dream of a paint roller indicates that a hopeful situation and happiness will be yours in the future.
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The color of the paint is important. White paint indicates that you will have great success at work, and through forthcoming events which is going to be significant to you and others. If your dream contained painting an item, such as a door, artwork, paintings, a house, a car etc. then this indicates you are contemplating an important decision, which at the moment is best to be kept to yourself.
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Detailed dream interpretation...
If you dream of an artist, or painter or a painting, then this dream indicates you are going to have significant changes coming your way. If the paint was oil-based, then minor changes are likely, however if the base was water colors, then this dream indicates that miracles are on their way, including peaceful times in the near future. If you dream of painted floors, then this dream indicates that you are going to be happy soon.
To dream that you put a new layer of paint on something means you have secrets from your friends. To dream of a house that is painted it suggests that your friends have secrets from you.
To paint your clothing means you will made unhappy because people are going to criticize you. If you see yourself using a brush and paint, you will have good results at work and this will make you feel at ease. Dreaming of beautiful paintings indicates that your friends are false and may even lie to you. If you are a young woman and you dream of painting, you will be deceived in love, and you will change your partner.
Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of paint...
Admiring. Working. Busy. Tired. Surprised. Content. Amazed. Curious. Enjoying.