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Dedicated couple take Norfolk Rocks to the next level with beautiful, intricate designs

PUBLISHED: 12:21 22 April 2018 | UPDATED: 14:27 22 April 2018

Trish and Jon Wooden, enjoying creating the artistic rocks as part of the Norfolk Rocks craze, hiding them for others to find. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Trish and Jon Wooden, enjoying creating the artistic rocks as part of the Norfolk Rocks craze, hiding them for others to find. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Copyright: Archant 2018

A couple from Norwich have been painting rocks to make others happy.

One of the artistic rocks created by Trish and Jon Wooden, as part of the Norfolk Rocks craze, hiding them for others to find. Picture: DENISE BRADLEYOne of the artistic rocks created by Trish and Jon Wooden, as part of the Norfolk Rocks craze, hiding them for others to find. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

John Wooden, 75 and Patrica Wooden, 67 of Old Catton have been decorating rocks for around a year and hiding them all over Norfolk.

They are two of many people in the county who have taken to the frenzy of more than 41,000 members on the Facebook Page.

Mr Wooden, said: “I love art and when I found out the rocks brought so much joy to people of all ages it made me want to keep it up.

“Anyone can join in and paint the rocks, it doesn’t matter how good you are, as long as it makes you feel happy.”

One of the artistic rocks created by Trish and Jon Wooden, as part of the Norfolk Rocks craze, hiding them for others to find. Picture: DENISE BRADLEYOne of the artistic rocks created by Trish and Jon Wooden, as part of the Norfolk Rocks craze, hiding them for others to find. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Norfolk Rocks (UK) was launched in August last year with a dedicated Facebook page. The details of the page are painted onto the underside of the rock for people to share their finds and connect with other rock hunters.

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