This would make such a lovely, cheerful card to give to a special friend or family member this Christmas - made extra-special by being hand coloured in. 'Tis the season to be jolly - and colour!
Colouring Pages for Older Kids and Adults
It would be hard not to notice the recent craze for adult colouring pages - and of course we can understand exactly why it is a craze because we love colouring at Activity Village! Here you will find out latest "doodle" style colouring pages, offering some detailed backgrounds that are perfect for older children and grown-ups. There will be plenty more coming soon, so keep an eye on this page!
This is such a cheerful colouring page to colour in - perfect for the jolly Christmas season, of course! Grab your red and green pencils for starters, and off you go...
These lovely 2018 colouring bookmarks are great for testing colouring skills and a fun way to keep older children busy. Perfect for adults who love colouring too! You could also colour them in to give as New Year gifts at a party...
There's lots of pretty detail in this 2018 colouring card, and once finished it'd be lovely to give to someone at New Year.
Doodle colouring pages are relaxing, lots of fun and enjoyed by kids and adults alike, and there's lots of detail to colour on this 2018 doodle page. A great way to pass some time waiting for midnight on New Year's Eve!
Here's a lovely card to colour and give to someone special on Valentine's Day - or any day of the year, come to think of it! All you need is love ... and some colouring pens or pencils.
All you need is love ... doo be doo be doo ... All you need is love, love, love is all you need ... And here's a colouring page to colour as you sing along!
Colour this lovely card design - Always Do Your Best - and then fold in half ready to give to someone special. It is just one of our "colouring quote" cards.
I was brought up with the words "Always Do Your Best" repeated often to me, and I've tried to pass them on to my kids too. This colouring page has been designed so tht it can be framed for display easily, and makes a great project for older children.
This is the perfect colouring card to give to someone about to go off on their adventure of a lifetime, move to a new job, or perhaps move to a new town. We've designed it for older children (or adults) to colour in.
Have you ever wanted to take off on a big adventure? This is the perfect colouring page to print and colour to inspire you. Perhaps you could frame it - or use it on the front of a planning folder for your next big holiday!
This pretty autumn colouring card has one of our "colour pop" backgrounds and will really make your autumn leaves stand out, especially if you try using bright autumn colours such as red, orange and yellow.
Autumn leaves come in so many beautiful colours, and this autumn doodle card is a little more detailed than some of our colouring cards so it's ideal for older kids.
This lovely doodle colouring page of autumn leaves falling from an abstract autumn tree is going to be fun for older children and adults alike to colour in.
Here's a fun winter / Christmas card to colour and give a loved one - such a nice thing to do on a winter's evening, and sure to be well received! I admit we have adults in mind more than kids for this particular colouring card.
Bring Christmas songs and winter cheer to mind as you colour in this pretty colouring page. We've left a border for framing when it's done and think it would look lovely hung up in a winter's hallway near the hats and coats!
Here's a lovely basket of Easter eggs for older children to colour in, in our "colour pop" style with background coloured in. There's lots of pretty detail to colour here!
This gorgeous Easter colouring card for older children features a doodly picture of a basket filled with Easter eggs against a spring flower background. Just print (using your borderless settings for best results), fold, and colour.
This gorgeous Easter colouring card for older children features a doodly picture of a basket filled with Easter eggs against a spring flower background. Just print (using your borderless settings for best results), fold, and colour.
Here is a lovely doodly basket of Easter eggs colouring page which will keep older children busy for ages. There's lots of lovely detail to colour in on this one!
Sometimes a friend, colleague or family member might need a reminder of how special they are. Encourage someone to "be bold, be brave, be you" with this lovely colouring card.
This lovely colouring card would be a perfect project to give someone special at Thanksgiving, but a pretty reminder at any time. It's designed for older kids and adults to colour in.
We designed this lovely colouring page with Thanksgiving in mind, but of course it is now known that being grateful - and thinking about gratitude or even writing down a list of things we are grateful for every day - can make a huge difference to happiness.
This is such a lovely card to colour in and give to someone special this Christmas - with its message "Believe in the magic of Christmas" to charm them.
This lovely colouring page - "Believe in the magic of Christmas" - has everything Christmassy to colour in! Tree, decorations, holly, stars ... it's all there. Why not add some glitter or silver and gold pens and frame the finished picture to display at Christmas?
This beautiful Buddha colouring card has lots of detail for children and adults alike to enjoy. What a lovely design to receive, too. The card works best when printed using your printer's borderless settings.
This gorgeous "mindfulness" colouring page shows Buddha sitting in from of a stylised leaf from the bodhi tree, and is an intricate design that older children and adults will enjoy colouring in.
You never know exactly what is coming your way - that's life! This is a great card for reminding a friend to sway with the wind and roll with the punches!
When things don't go quite according to plan, the French shrug their shoulders and say "C'est la vie!" This lovely colouring page reminds us that we can't expect everything to go our way, but we can enjoy life nonetheless.
These doodle colouring bookmarks are fun for older kids to colour in on patriotic occasions, or anytime!
Whether you are celebrating Canada Day or looking for a card with a difference for your favourite Canadian we think this fun Canada doodle colouring card will have you reaching for the colouring pencils.
This Canada doodle colouring page for older children and adults is crammed with little fun details. What can you spot?
Here's a lovely card to give to someone who might need a gentle reminder to "carpe diem" or "seize the day"!
Carpe diem is the Latin translation for "seize the day" and of course it reminds us to make the most of every moment!
This lovely cheerful cards reminds the giver to choose happy - and is sure to help them choose happy with its pretty design!
Colouring in this cheerful colouring page is bound to help you "choose happy" - so it is a perfect one for keep ready for a gloomy afternoon or evening, perhaps!
We have filled in the background on this lovely Christmas Angel colour pop colouring card, so that you can concentrate on colouring in the cute angel and the Christmas town below him. Print with your printer's borderless settings for best results.
This little angel swings on the moon in the starry sky above a twinkling Christmas village – so pretty! We have coloured in the background, so that you can concentrate on the details. Print with your borderless settings for best results.
This pretty Christmas angel colouring card is sure to delight whoever receives it – that's if you can bear to give it away when you've coloured it in! Print using your borderless settings for best results, and then simply fold your card in half.
Here is a lovely "doodly Christmas colouring page featuring a pretty angel, swinging above a Christmas town. You could add in some golden stars and sprinkle some glitter on the roads of the buildings for a special touch!
We've pre-coloured in some of the backgrounds on this fun set of Christmas colouring bookmarks. It makes your child's colouring "pop" out and can be a little less daunting for some kids!
This is such a pretty colouring card design, we think it might be hard to part with this Christmas card when you have finished colouring it in! We pre--coloured background in a pale blue to set off whatever colours you choose to use.
There our decorations and ribbons, dangles and chains and stars to colour in this pretty Christmas colour pop colouring page with pre-coloured background.
Here is a doodle Christmas card for you to colour and give to someone special. Print (using your borderless settings for the best result) and then simply fold in half.
Print out this lovely Christmas doodle colouring page. It's perfect for the kids and adults and has lots of detail to enjoy.
Here are four lovely Christmas colouring bookmarks with all sorts of doodly details for the kids to get stuck into! Print out and slice up a batch for a classroom or party group - or just use them as a quiet activity at home.
We've provided some "wallpaper" in the background of this pretty Christmas mantelpiece colour pop colouring card, just to make it a little different and to save you having to colour in too much of the background. Print using your borderless settings and then fold in half.
Our "colour pop" version of this pretty Christmas mantelpiece colouring page has the wallpaper pre-coloured for you so that you can spend your time colouring in the lovely details!
Colour in this pretty Christmas mantelpiece card, fold in half, and give it to someone very special this holiday season! Use your printer's borderless settings for the best result.
Here is a gorgeous Christmas mantelpiece, complete with wreath, Christmas trees, and three pretty stockings – all ready for you to colour in.
We have pre-coloured the background of this very pretty Christmas stocking "colour pop" colouring card, so that you can really enjoy colouring in the detail and making it pop on the page! I'm sure whoever receives this card will be absolutely thrilled.
Here's a lovely Christmas stocking to colour in, with lots of detail to keep older kids busy. We've pre-coloured the background for you in our "colour pop" style.
This Christmas stocking doodle colouring card has lots of detail to appeal to older kids and possibly adults too. Print using borderless settings if possible, colour and fold.
Print out this lovely Christmas stocking doodle colouring page for older kids or adults to enjoy in the run-up to Christmas. There is plenty of detail to keep everyone busy for a while…
There is so much detail on this pretty Christmas tree to colour in, that we've pre--coloured the background for you. If why not use some gold and silver for added sparkle? Use your printer's borderless settings for best results. Scroll down to see one all coloured in!
This colouring page of a Christmas tree has lots of doodly detail to keep older kids (and possibly an adult or two) busy! We've pre-coloured the background to make the design pop.
This rather modern Christmas tree design is full of doodly details to colour in! Whoever receives the card is sure to appreciate it! Use your printer's borderless settings for best results.
Here is a Christmas tree colouring page that has lots of detail for older kids! Print it out (using your printer's borderless settings) and get colouring…
Print out and colour in this delightful scene from a Christmas woods, then fold for a very special Christmas card!
This gorgeous wreath has so much detailed colour in, it might be one of our prettiest doodle-style Christmas colouring pages yet. Print using your borderless settings and then fold in half. We have pre-coloured the background for you to make your colouring "pop".
This beautiful colouring page of a Christmas wreath is in the "doodly" style very popular at the moment, and is suitable for older children and adults alike. We've pre-coloured the background for you.
This Christmas wreath is so pretty that you might find it hard to part with this colouring card once you have finished it! Use your printer's borderless settings for the best result, and then simply fold in half.
This beautiful Christmas wreath colouring page has enough detail to keep even the most experienced "colourist" busy for a little while in the run-up to Christmas. Print with borderless settings for best results.
Someone's been busy! I wonder who has left all the Christmas presents, and how many there are ... can you count?
Create something wonderful - by printing, folding and colouring this lovely card! Perfect to give to a creative friend ...
This pretty colouring page is perfect for creative older children and adults! We've left a border around the edge for framing, too.
Colour in the pretty daffodils on this colour pop colouring card and give it to someone for a Spring birthday, perhaps. Alternatively, send it is and enclose a little pack of colouring pencils!
We've filled the background of this pretty daffodil doodle colouring page with spring green so that you can concentate on the doodly details of the flowers! Use a selection of different yellows and oranges and greens for a really special design.
It will take a while to colour in this pretty daffodil doodle colouring card, but that will make it extra special for whoever receives it. Print onto white card or good quality paper, and fold in half.
There is so much detail to colour in on this pretty daffodil doodle colouring page - making it perfect for older children and grown-ups. This kind of "meditative" or "mindful" colouring page is very popular right now.
Dare to dream - and give this lovely card, carefully coloured in, to someone special. Older children (and perhaps an adult or two) will enjoy colouring in this pretty design.
I can imagine this colouring page coloured in restful blues and greens and pretty pastel colours .. but your dreams may be different! We've left a border around this colouring page so that you can frame it when coloured in if you wish.
Here is the second of eight doodle hearts to colour in. Choose traditional Valentines day colours or try something different!
Flour, stars, stripes, dots… There are all sorts of doodles in this lovely heart colouring page for Valentine's Day.
Here is the fifth in our set of doodle heart colouring pages. Colour the whole set and cut them out for display - how pretty they will look!
There's a funny little face peaking into this doodle heart colouring page, which might appeal to the kids!
There is a bow on this doodle heart colouring page - rather like a heart-shaped box of chocolates for Valentine's Day!
All 8 of our doodle heart colouring pages are included in this one pdf. Why not colour them as a group activity, but them out and put them out on display afterwards? Or be greedy and keep them all to yourself...
This stunning Valentines card is sure to make an impact, especially when it has been coloured in carefully to make it really special.
We've flood-filled the background of our doodle hearts colouring card with a pretty pink colour for Valentine's Day. Now you can concentrate on colouring in the detail!
The advantage of our colour pop colouring pages is that the background is done and you get to concentrate on the fun colouring - in this case all the pretty doodle hearts for Valentine's Day or just for fun...
We have given this pretty hearts colouring page a background of pastel pink – perfect for Valentine's Day or any time you are feeling romantic!
Print this pretty Valentine's Day colouring card onto good quality paper or print a card, ideally using borderless settings. Colour and fold in half
There are lots of pretty details on these doodle hearts for kids or adults to colour in – perfect for Valentine's Day, perhaps?
Our dove doodle colouring page is so pretty with lots of detail - we hope it will appeal to older kids and adults too. Perfect for MLK Day and International Peace Day perhaps...
Our "colour pop" colouring cards have the background filled in, so that you can concentrate on colouring the pretty details. And the details on this Easter chicks card are very pretty, with lots of flowers, eggs and doodly patterns to colour!
We've filled in the background on this lovely "colour pop" Easter chicks colouring page, so that you can concentrate on all the pretty details and doodles!
Just print this lovely Easter chicks colouring card onto white printer card, fold in half, and colour it in. It would make a lovely surprise for someone special...
This lovely Easter colouring page is perfect for older kids - and possibly grown-ups too! There is so much detail to enjoy colouring in, including Easter eggs, chicks, daffodils and other spring flowers.
Print this Easter cross colouring card onto white printer card, and simply fold in half before colouring in. What a special card to give this Easter!
Our Easter cross colouring page is designed for older children, whio will enjoy the intricate details on the cross and the flowers in the background.
Print out onto card or good quality paper, and then colour in the lovely detailed Easter doodly picture to make a really special Easter card this year...
Here's a lovely Easter doodle colouring page for older children (or maybe an adult or two!) featuring an Easter egg and the Easter bunny - and lots of intricate patterns for you to colour in.
It is now well known and accepted that if we stop and pay attention to the little things - the things that might otherwsie get lost in our busy lives - we tend to be happier. This pretty card is a reminder of just that.
This lovely colouring page can be enjoyed by older children (and adults) and is a wonderful reminder that we should pay attention to the little things - the moments we spend time colouring in, perhaps!
Here is a lovely colouring card that reminds the receiver - and the person colouring it in - that "every moment matters". Carpe diem!
Practice mindfulness as you colour in this lovely colouring page, which reminds you that "every moment matters" - just what mindfulness is all about! We've designed this colouring page for older children and adults to enjoy.
This beautiful colouring card is perfect to send for lots of family occasions, and family members will be delighted that you've coloured it in just for them!
I think we can all appreciate this lovely quote expressing just what our families mean to us! This colouring page looks fantastic framed and displayed in any room in the home once completed - either displayed on its own or with one of our other quote pages about family...
Colour in this fun card - Find Your Tribe, Love Them Hard. It makes a good card for a friend or family member, or perhaps to welcome in a new colleague.
Find your tribe, love them hard! Here's a colouring page for this fun saying, whether you are thinking about family, friends of colleagues. We've given it a Native American flavour and left a border around it in case you want to frame the finished result.
This lovely colouring page of a fireworks display lighting up the sky has so much detail to colour in, making it perfect for older kids and also suitable for adults. When the colouring is done why not add a touch of glitter or some sequins for added sparkle!
A home coloured card is something a bit special and this lovely fish doodle colour pop colouring card is sure to be well received.
The bubbly sea background is done for you on our tropical fish doodle colour pop colouring page so you can enjoy making the fish lovely and bright.
This detailed tropical fish doodle colouring card is sure to delight nature lovers, you can really let your imagination go with with the colours.
You can enjoy going to town with bright colours for the tropical fish on this beautifly detailed fish doodle colouring page.
Follow your heart when you colour in this lovely card - and follow your heart when you give it or send it, too! This makes a lovely colouring project for Valentine's Day, or any time. Print on borderless settings.
Our "colouring quote" designs come with a wide border so tht you can frame them when done - and this one would look so pretty as a daily reminder to follow your heart! It would also make a lovely Valentine's Day project.
What a lovely momento these would make of a special day. Our Fourth of July doodle colouring bookmarks will keep older children (and adults) busy for ages as they contain so much detail.
This is such a pretty colouring card to colour and give to a special friend - perfect for older children (and maybe adults, too).
This colouring page is a perfect project for friends to colour in together, perhaps to display on a bedroom - or even classroom - wall. We've left a wide border for framing, and designed it for older children (or adults).
Here's a lovely card to colour and give to a friend - perhaps one who always seems to bring the sunshine to your life! It would be a fun card to colour and give to a child, too.
Colour this cheerful colouring page in bright oranges and yellows and you can welcome sunshine into your home or classroom every day, whatever the weather! We've left a border to make it easy to frame if you choose.
In these high-pressure times it is easy to forget that sometimes, good things take time. This pretty card is just the thing to colour and give to a friend who needs a little reminder - and who could fail to be cheered up by this one!
Sometimes we might need a reminder that good things take time, and that's the message of this lovely colouring page. We've left a border so that you can frame it if you choose.
These Halloween doodle colouring bookmarks would be a great way to keep early arrivers busy at a Halloween party and would give them a fun momento to take away.
Here's a wonderfully detailed Happy 4th of July doodle colouring card for you to print and colour. Any recipient is sure to treasure this one.
This fun doodle colouring page celebrates the 4th of July with flags and fireworks and much more. Older children will love the detail.
There is such a lot fo colour in on these fun doodly bookmarks - great for older kids for Canada Day. Once they are coloured in, hand them out to friends or family...
This beautiful, detailed card is perfect for older kids and adults to colour in and send to someone to celebrate Earth Day.
Celebrate Earth Day by colouring in this fabulous Happy Earth Day colouring page - perfect for older kids and adults who love colouring too...
This pretty Happy Chanukah colouring card just prints out onto A4 card and folds in half. Use your borderless settings if possible. We've coloured in the background so that you can concentrate on the details.
Our "colour pop" Happy Hanukkah colouring page has a pretty sky blue background already filled in so that you can simply colour in the details. Use your printer's borderless settings if possible.
Wish friends and family a Happy Hanukkah with this pretty colouring card. They are sure to appreciate the effort.
There are all sorts of pretty details on this lovely "Happy Hanukkah" colouring page, including a menorah, dreidel and oil lamp.
A family of four gorgeous snowmen wish us Happy Holidays in this fun festive colouring page for kids! There is all sorts of detail to keep older children busy...
Here's a lovely Happy New Year doodle colouring card that will keep older children (and adults) entertained and test colouring skills!
Here's a pretty, doodle-style colouring page wishing a Happy New Year. Once coloured in, it would make a super poster for the wall ... you could even frame it and bring it out every year! There is lots of detail so the page is designed for older kids and adults.
When life gets you down, sometimes you have to have the courage of your convictions and hold your head high! This is a lovely card to give to a friend who needs a little lift and encouragement.
This is such a lovely design to colour and frame - as a reminder that there are times when you just need to hold your head high and keep on going!
Here's a lovely colouring card to send to someone who has moved away for a while - perhaps to university or boarding school. It would also work very well as a "welcome to your new home" card.
Colour this lovely "Home is where the heart is" colouring page, frame it and put it up on display somewhere in the heart of your home for all to see!
Print and colour this lovely "home sweet home" card design. It would make a super house-warming card, or be perfect for a house-proud friend or perhaps even a child going away to college for the first time...
This would be such a lovely colouring page to print out for older children (or adults) who are moving into a new home. We've left a border around the outside to make it easy to frame, and I think the finished page would look lovely hung in the kitchen on display.
This lovely puzzle and colouring page features a scene in the woods with a wonderful Christmas tree. How many robins can you spot before you colour it in?
Just print out our hyacinth colouring page onto good white paper or card, fold in half and then colour in the details! Perfect for older children to give to mothers, grannies, aunties...
Sometimes the background to a colouring page can be a little daunting to colour in - so on this pretty hyacinth doodle colouring page, we've done it for you!
Print this pretty colouring card onto good white paper or card then fold in half ready for the hyacinths to be coloured in.
It will take a little time to colour in this pretty hyacinth doodle colouring page - but that's the whole point! We've aimed it at older children (and adults - we know how many grown-ups enjoy a little bit of colouring in).
There are lots of occasions when you might want to give someone this pretty colouring card - before an exam, sporting competition or starting a new school, college or job? Print onto some card (using the borderless setting on your printer for best results), colour, then fold.
Here's a colouring page with a positive message - I can and I will - that's perfect for encouraging anyone to keep going and succeed (including yourself of course!).
Colour in all the pretty details on our "colour pop" I Love You card and give it to someone special. Just print onto good paper or white card, then fold.
Because sometimes colouring in the background of a colouring page can be a bit daunting - we've done it for you! There's still plenty to colour on this lovely detailed "I Love You" colouring page, and it will really "pop" against the background when you are done.
The kids can say "I Love You" with this pretty colouring card. It's perfect for Mother's Day or Valentine's Day or any time you need a really special card for someone really special.
Here's a new colouring page for older children (or grown-ups!) which would be perfect for Valentine's Day or Mother's Day, featuring the words "I Love You" as well as lots of pretty decorative elements to colour in.
This beautiful colouring card is perfect for a flower-mad friend, or perhaps a fan of the Impressionist artist Monet. In fact, I think most people would be thrilled to receive it.
Here is one of my favourite colouring quote pages so far! I must have flowers, always and always ... so said Monet. Colour the page in and frame to put it on display - lovely!
There are some very yummy looking ice creams on this ice cream doodle colouring page, perfect for older children and adults with a sweet tooth.
This card is ready to print and colour and give to someone in need of a gentle nudge in the right direction, with the message - If not now, when? It would also make an excellent New Year card, I think!
Here is another of our colouring quote pages, designed with framing in mind. This one has the lovely, motivating message - If not now, when? It's perfect for New Year or anytime you might want a bit of a nudge to get going ...
Colour in this lovely "illuminated" letter A colouring card for someone special! We've got 2 versions, one with lots of detail for older kids and adults and one less embellished for younger children (or for children who would like to add their own embellishments).
Create an elegant card featuring your friend or family member's initial by printing one of our illuminated letter colouring cards and colouring it in. We have two 'letter B' cards to choose from, a detailed version and simpler version that's ideal for younger kids.
This illuminated letter b is ideal for displaying on its own or with our other alphabet colouring pages to create your own name display, perhaps for a child's room? Choose from a detailed, ornamental version, or a more basic design below.
This illuminated letter F colouring card would make a lovely, personalised card to give or receive - ideal for Father's Day perhaps? Choose from a simple version or a more detailed design below.
We've got two versions of this beautiful illuminated letter F colouring page to choose from: simple (but still very pretty), or a very fancy version for those who enjoy highly detailed colouring pages.
Delight someone you know by colouring in this fabulous letter J colouring card and sending it to them - perfect if their name starts with a J!
Our letter J illuminated colouring page has a lovely 'botanical' feel to it - perfect for displaying as a piece of art once coloured in! We've included two different designs below, one quite detailed and one more simple...
L is for Love, and we're sure whoever receives this fantastic letter L colouring card will love to receive it! We have a detailed version for those who love a colouring challenge, and a simplified version which is perfect for adding a few personal touches of your own.
Our illuminated letter colouring pages have been designed for you to pick out individual letters, or you can use several together to make up a word that means something special to you.
O is for ornate, just like the detailed design on this colouring card! We have a more simple version available to download too, perfect for younger kids.
Colouring in our illuminated letters (like this letter O) can be a fun way to teach the alphabet to young children - just choose the simple design below. Adults and older kids will enjoy the challenge of our more detailed, ornate version!
By colouring in this beautifully ornate letter P colouring card, you can create your own small, personalised piece of art to give to someone special!
There are so many uses for these gorgeous illuminated letter colouring pages. Colour in this letter P, then use as a book cover, frame and display on a wall, or give to someone as a personalised gift. We have two styles to choose from below (simple, and a little more detailed).
If you have a loved one whose name begins with 'R', here's an easy way to make them a truly unique and personalised card! Simply choose which version of our card you prefer (simple or more detailed), print, colour in and fold.
Adults and kids will both enjoy colouring in this delightful letter R colouring page, and we've included two different designs to choose from below - the simpler design is ideal if the kids want to add a few stick-on decorations such as feathers or sequins...
Our illuminated letter colouring cards are perfect for creating a beautiful personalised card to send to a family member or friend. Simply choose which version of our letter S card you prefer (simplified or more detailed), print onto good quality white card, colour in then fold in half...
Large letter displays have been a huge trend in home decor over the past few years, and our beautiful illuminated letters will look great coloured in, framed and displayed on a wall. This page features the letter S, and we have two versions to choose from: detailed or more simple.
Do you know someone whose name begins with the letter T? This might be the perfect card for them, and they are sure to appreciate the extra effort you've made (or the kids have made) to colour it in! Choose from 2 versions - one embellished and one simple.
Here is a lovely "illuminated" letter T, almost Medieval in style, for the kids (or adults) to colour in. We have two versions - one embellished, one simple - to choose from.
This lovely detailed colouring page echoes the types of design you see on beautiful roofs in the Islamic world. It will keep older children (and adults) very busy for a while!
There are lots of intricate repeating pattern in this lovely Islamic-inspired colouring page aimed at older children (and adults). We've left a small border around the outside in case you want to frame your finished work.
When a child or an adult gets too stressed - remind them to "just breathe" with this lovely colouring card. You could even print it out, fold it and package it up with a small pack of colouring pencils so that they can colour it in themselves ...
Just breathe - and colour! We all love "mindfulness" colouring pages because they force us to slow down and concentrate on what we are doing. This would be a lovely page for an older child to enjoy in the run up to exams, when they need a bit of breathing space.
This colouring card showcases one of our favourite quotes from Helen Keller: "Keep your face in the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow". It's good advice, and perhaps the card would make a pick-me-up for a friend who needs help feeling cheerful?
"Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow". This lovely quote by Helen Keller has been turned into an inspiring colouring page for all ages to enjoy. We've left a border so that you can frame it if you wish.
We're sure that whoever receives this pretty kites doodle colouring card will appreciate the effort that has gone into colouring all the lovely details!
Here's a doodle page with some kites on, full of details to keep even the most skilled colouring fan busy!
Colour in this lovely picture of a traditional koi carp design, perfect for your Japanese topic. When you are done, fold in half and give as a card which is sure to be appreciated.
There is so much detail in this pretty Koi Carp colouring page, it is sure to keep all ages busy for a long time! Of course, Koi Carp designs like this are traditional in Asia, so this colouring page is perfect for your China or Japan topic work.
Here's a lovely snowy card for the kids to colour in and give to friends who like snow. It's a perfect non-religious greetings card for the holiday season, too.
This card is perfect for creative people and gardeners! It would make a lovely card to give in spring - but might cheer up a winter's day, too. Just print (preferably with borderless settings), colour and fold.
Here's a pretty colouring page full of flowers and creativity! Let your ideas bloom as you colour it in. We've left a big border around the edge of the colouring page so that you can frame the finished page.
Print this pretty card and colour it in before folding and writing a message inside to someone special. It might be a good card to give someone who is recuperating from an illness, to remind them to take their time to get better rather than pushing themselves.
Here is another of our "quote" colouring pages, designed for older children and adults. This one features the saying "Life's a journey, not a race" - a reminder to enjoy the day to day rather than rushing mindlessly towards the future.
Here are another 8 beautiful mandala colouring pages, these with much more intricate designs so more appropriate for older children and adults. They come in one pdf file which you can download below.
Here's a simple activity for Mardi Gras that will keep the kids busy for a while, and hopefully encourage a little reading! Print this page onto white card and cut out four Mardi Gras colouring bookmarks - two each of two designs.
This colouring page for Mardi Gras has lots of intricate detail to keep the kids occupied for a while! The mask would look spectacular coloured in greens and purples and golds or yellows...
Here is a fun Christmas card project for the kids. Print out our Merry Christmas colour pop colouring card and fold it in half. You get the best results if you use your printer's borderless settings. Then simply colour in the letters so that they stand out from the pale green background.
This is one of the most popular Christmas colouring pages at activity Village – but not everyone likes to leave the background right, or to colour it all in themselves. So, we've done it for you! For the best result, print with your borderless settings.
Here's a pretty Christmas colouring page with a lovely Merry Christmas word design for the kids to print and colour.
This colouring card is great to send to someone who needs a little encouragement to keep going and carry on - as the quote on the card says, "Mistakes are proof that I am trying", and it's always best to keep trying if we can!
The sentiment behind this colouring page, which tells us "Mistakes are proof that I am trying", is a great message to teach children and just as important for adults too. We have all made mistakes, but we should always keep trying and not be afraid to keep going!
There's so much detail in this fun monkey doodle colouring page - it's perfect for older kids and grown-ups too! We designed it for Year of the Monkey but it would be fun to colour in any time...
Sometimes things don't go according to plan - but that doesn't mean we give up! This colouring card with a message - Never Give Up - might be appropriate for those times when someone you know needs a reminder to stay strong and keep going.
This "never give up" colouring page has been designed with a white border so that you can frame the finished piece easily for display. It's a good reminder to keep going when times get tough, and is a lovely page for older children to colour in.
When a friend is feeling weighed down by a long winter, why not cheer them up with this lovely card, made even more special by the fact that you or the children coloured it in. Just remember, no matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.
Sometimes it seems as if winter will never end, but this colouring page quote reminds us that, no matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow!
Sometimes on rainy days it can be hard to keep your mood up - so this "no rain, no flowers" card might be perfect to colour and give to someone who is feeling low.
I remember as a child looking sadly out of the window on a rainy afternoon, trapped inside, and my grandmother saying to me, "Never mind, it's good for the garden". It didn't help much, to be honest!
Send friends and family a little Peace, Love and Joy this Christmas, with the help of this beautiful colouring card design.
This peace, Love, Joy colouring page would be beautiful coloured and framed and on display in a Christmas kitchen, hallway or sitting room - a lovely way to remind us all of what is important during the festive season.
Show how much you care by colouring in one of these beautiful peacock feather colouring bookmarks as a special handmade gift.
The care needed to colour this peacock feathers colouring card will show the recipient how very much you care about them. This card is lovely for birthdays, thank yous, get wells or 'just becauses'.
The level of detail in this peacock feathers colouring page makes it a delightful mindfulness activity for older children and adults. The result would look lovely framed.
Que sera, sera, Whatever will be, will be - so says the old song, and so says this pretty colouring card.
I was brought up with Doris Day singing this song in the background - so I am looking forward to colouring this pretty Que Sera, Sera design and framing it for my office wall as a reminder that we can't entirely control our own future!
This lovely doodle colouring page features the word Remember, with poppies and rosemaries in the design. It's perfect for Remembrance Day and also for remembering lost loved ones. Lots of detail makes it most suitable for older children and adults.
Here is a "colour pop" version of our doodly rooster colouring card - by which I mean that we've pre-coloured the background for you in a bright orange, perfect for the Lunar New Year of the Rooster!
There is so much lovely doodly detail to colour in on this rooster colouring page that we decided to do the background for you and make it into one of our "colour pop" pages.
This proud looking rooster would make a lovely "well done" card or perhaps to wish someone happy Chinese New Year of the Rooster!
Here's a pretty, detailed colouring page of Santa delivering presents - fun for some Christmas colouring in!
This fun colouring page is great for the last day of term. I suspect a few teachers might like to get out the pens and enjoy this one too.
This sea shells doodle colouring page is full of beautiful details. Pop on a soundtrack of the ocean, get out the colouring pages and enjoy a bit of calm mindfulness.
I love the richness of the blue background on our seahorse doodle colour pop colouring card. This colouring card will be as enjoyable to colour as it is to receive.
Two beautiful seahorses stand out to colour against a striking blue background on our seahorse doodle colour pop colouring page.
There is a lot of work to go into this beautiful seahorse doodle colouring card, any one receiving one will be sure to treasure it.
This beautifully detailed seahorse doodle colouring page will delight older children and adults. The soothing combination of colouring and the sea can not fail to produce a feeling of calm.
Do you know anybody who loves books? Then this is the card to give them - and they will love it even more because of the effort gone in to colouring it.
Here's a colouring page for all you book lovers out there - and that makes it one for me, too. Colour in this lovely design with the words "So Many Books, So Little Time". We've left a border around it so that you can treat it as a print and frame it when done.
The beautiful illustration on this spring birds colouring card has lots of fine detail, so it's perfect for older kids and adults who enjoy colouring. Once you've finished, you can give the card to someone special...
Here's a beautiful doodle colouring page featuring two pretty spring birds, which we think kids and adults can all enjoy colouring in.
This would make a lovely card to colour for someone who has a birthday in spring, or perhaps a friend or family member who needs cheering up. When spring is in the air, it's hard to feel sad!
This lovely colouring page is sure to welcome in the spring, with its little bird, flowers, butterfly and rainbow! All ages can have a go at this one...
Wouldn't it be marvellous if we all started the day with a smile? Enjoy colouring in this card, then send to someone you know to make you both smile!
This colouring page would be great to display at home, or in a classroom or workplace once finished, to remind everyone to start the day with a smile!
This special colouring card features a beautiful flower bouquet on the front. Print onto white card and colour it carefully, before folding. Perfect for older kids - and maybe adults too.
These gorgeous colouring bookmarks have been designed to keep older kids happy, as they colour in all the details on these fun summer pictures. You will find all sorts of summer themes, from flip flops and seaside to summer sports, summer fruits and ice cream.
There are flowers, bugs, shells, stars and much more to spot and colour on this exquisitely detailed summer doodle colouring page.
Summer is a time for embracing nature. If sunshine fails and it is too wet to get outside you can enjoy nature indoors this summer with this beautiful summer nature doodle colouring page.
Here is a lovely doodle colouring page based around the word "Thankful" for your Thanksgiving colouring fun. With lots of detail it is perfect for older children or adults.
The flowers on this colouring card will look fantastic once they're all coloured in, then you can fold the card in half, add a message inside and give it to someone special...
Here's a beautiful colouring page bursting with flowers to be coloured in, and featuring the lovely quote "the earth laughs in flowers".
The sky is the limit - so tell a friend or family member with this card, carefully coloured in! Perfect for older kids (or adults).
Colour in this lovely colouring page with its hot air balloon floating off into a blue sky, and you really will know that the sky is the limit! We've left a border around the edge for framing.
If someone is feeling a little gloomy, this card is perfect to cheer them up! Colour in the picture and remind someone that "the sun will come out tomorrow" - it always does, eventually!
We've borrowed one of everyone's favourite songs from "Annie" for this colouring page! It's a perfect one to colour (and perhaps frame) to remind us that even the gloomiest days will pass ...
Even in this digital age there are many of us who love a good book - and who love colouring in, too! Print this card and colour it in for someone special.
This lovely colouring page, designed for older children and adults, will strike a chord with all us book lovers! We've left a border around the outside so that you can frame it if you wish, once coloured in. Perfect for a library colouring page, perhaps?
Colour in this lovely card for a friend who needs cheering up - or who just loves flowers! it's a perfect card for all year round.
This lovely quote from Matisse is perfect for one of our colouring quote pages, and would look lovely framed on the wall for all the admire. This one is perfect for older kids and adults.
It will definitely be easier to think happy thoughts when you are colouring in this lovely card - or receiving it! I know this is going to be on of the most popular of our colouring quotes cards.
Here's a really cheerful colouring page for older children (and adults) - reminding us to think happy thoughts. It really does make life easier! We've left a big border so that you can frame the picture easily when coloured in, and enjoy the message ...
This colouring card is perfect for a special birthday message, or perhaps to send at New Year. You could add some glittery accents or glue on some sequins for extra sparkle!
This lovely colouring page is perfect for New Year, or perhaps a birthday. Colour it in and add some glitter accents for a really special display - and frame it if you want.
Families are so important in our lives, whether it's our relatives or a close group of friends or work colleagues that now feel like a family too!
This lovely colouring page featuring the quote "Together we make a family" is perfect for displaying on a wall in your family home once you've coloured it in.
When things get tough, it is always worth remembering that "tomorrow is another day" and that we can all start again afresh. Here's a colouring card with exactly that message - perhaps perfect for a friend who needs a boost?
Older visitors might recognise the quote "Tomorrow is another day" from Gone With The Wind, famously spoken by Scarlet O'Hara at the end of the book (and movie).
When a friend moves to another school, town or country, this might be the perfect card to colour as a leaving card ... to remind him or her that true friends are never apart, whatever the distance.
When a friend goes away, why not colour in this lovely colouring page for them, to remind them that true friends are never apart. We've left a border around the edge for framing, too.
Here's a pretty doodle colouring card to keep older children (and adults) entertained on a rainy day. Colour in the umbrellas, then fold to make a lovely card...
There's a lot of detail to colour in on these doodle-style umbrellas, perfect if you're passing some time waiting for the rain to stop outside!!
This quote written by Dr Seuss is often heard at rallies for the environment, so this colouring card is perfect to colour in and send to someone on Earth Day...
This colouring page features a quote from The Lorax which makes us think about our responsibility to keep the planet going and the impact each of us has on the environment. Perfect for Earth Day!
There are two pretty doodly designs on these Valentine's Day colouring bookmarks, with plenty of details to keep older kids or adults occupied for a while! What a lovely little present to give on Valentine's Day...
Print this pretty Valentine's Day doodle colouring card onto printer card or good quality paper then get the colouring pencils out! Fold in half and you have a very special Valentine's Day card for a loved one...
This pretty Valentine's Day colouring page is in "doodle" style and offers plenty of intricate details for older children (and grown ups) to colour in!
This might be the perfect colouring card for someone special this Christmas! The minute the recipient opens it, they will humming this old-fashioned Christmas song and enjoying your Christmas greeting!
Wish yourself a "very merry Christmas" by taking the time to enjoy this lovely Christmas colouring page. We've left a border around it for framing and I can imagine how pretty it would look hanging during the festive season in a simple frame.
This colouring card would be a lovely design to give to a friend who always helps out, either personally or in the community, perhaps to say thank you.
"We rise by lifting others". This might be a good colouring page for older children - especially if you frame it and put it on display, perhaps in the classroom, to remind children that helping their friends and classmates only helps them.
Any bride would surely love this beautiful bouquet! Keep children and maybe an adult or two entertained at a wedding with this lovely wedding bouquet colouring page.
Our lovely doodly wedding cake colouring page might have just a bit too much colouring involved for some, so we did the background for you! We think the pretty lilac colour really makes the design "pop".
This lovely wedding cake colouring page has been designed for older children and adults to enjoy, with lots of lovely details to colour in - including the bride and groom on top of the cake!
Here is the first of two "colour pop" colouring cards for a wedding, designed for older children and adults. Print with borderless settings, fold in half and colour in all the pretty details...
This wedding card is very pretty as it is, but it will be beautiful once coloured in - and sure to be appreciated by the happy couple. Use your printer's borderless settings for best results.
We've coloured the background of this wedding "colour pop" colouring page so that you can concentrate on all the lovely details! Something a little different for older children and adults too...
Older kids and adults will enjoy colouring in this pretty, detailed card for a wedding couple, complete with an engagement ring, wedding ring and pretty bird. Print using borderless settings if possible, then simply fold in half.
This is a really special colouring card, for a really special occasion - as you can see by the bride and groom on top of the wedding cake! It is best printed with borderless settings.
This lovely, detailed and very pretty colouring page is themed for a wedding, or for true love! Perfect for older kids and adults to colour it, it also comes as a colouring card and a "colour pop" colouring page.
Perhaps you have new neighbours moving into your village, or guests coming to stay for a while. Welcome them to your home with this pretty colouring card, designed for older kids and adults to enjoy.
I can imagine this "Welcome to our home" colouring page framed and placed near the front door or in the kitchen, welcoming guests with some careful colouring in ...
This fun wellies doodle colouring card has lots of detail, so it should appeal to older kids and adults too! Simply print onto some card, enjoy colouring in the picture, then fold.
Pass some time on a rainy day by colouring in the pair of wellies on this doodle page - great fun for older kids and adults too!
This is a perfect card to colour and give to someone who is having a hard time and needs a boost, and perhaps a reminder that there is always another way!
I love this colouring page! There have been many times when nothing has gone right and I've just turned around and headed in another direction. This particular colouring page is framed and on my office wall, to remind me that there is always another direction to head in!
Here's a beautiful colouring card featuring the Lady Bird Johnson quote "where flowers bloom so does hope". Perfect to send to someone who may be having a tough time right now...
This is the perfect colouring page if you (or someone you know) is struggling to find hope or inspiration right now - it's inspiring and beautiful too! We've left a space around the edge if you'd like to frame the page once you've finished...
Wherever you go, go with all your heart! My Granny used to tell me this, and I think it was good advice. If you know someone who has the travel bug, or is perhaps looking to make a move to a new job, house or town, this might be the perfect card for them.
Here is another in our very popular set of "colouring quotes", this one with the message "Wherever you go, go with all your heart." We've left a border around it so that you can frame it and put it on display for inspiration when you've coloured it in.
Sometimes colouring the background of one of our more detailed colouring pages can be a challenge - and that's why we've created our "colour pop" versions.
Print and fold this pretty winter snowflakes card, and colour in the lovely detailed snowflakes. We've done the background for you!
For someone special, print and colour this lovely winter scene, filled with snowflakes! Print onto card or good quality paper using your borderless settings for the best result; alternatively trim after printing and folding. You could add some sparkle with a dusting of glitter, too!
This pretty colouring picture, filled with snowflakes and snow, could be coloured in pastel colours, silvers and greys. There is plenty of detail to keep older kids (and even adults) happy.
Here is a colouring card for one of my all-time favourite quotes by Oscar Wilde: "With freedom, books, flowers and the moon who could not be happy?"
"With freedom, books, flowers and the moon, who could not be happy?" said Oscar Wilde, and I have always agreed - although I would add family and friends into the list too.
This lovely colouring card features some simple but wise words - worry less, smile more! Print using the borderless settings on your printer for the best result.
You are my sunshine, my only sunshine. You make me happy when skies are grey ... Cheer someone up with this pretty card, carefully coloured in and providing plenty of sunshine, whatever the weather! Print with borderless settings if you can.