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!
NEW! We love quotes and sayings at Activity Village, and we love colouring in - so we decided to combine the two! These new colouring pages are perfect for older kids (or adults) and have been designed with a frame of white around the edges so that you can frame your completed masterpiece if you like. And we are providing colouring cards, too, for that extra special greetings card for someone extra special. Lots more coming soon!
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...
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!
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!
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?
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!).
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!
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 ...
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.
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.
If you love winter and snow - then this is the colouring page for you! You could add some white or silver glitter or use gel pens to accentuate the snowflakes on this pretty colouring page, with border around the edges for framing.
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.
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!
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.
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!
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.
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!
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.
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!
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.
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 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.
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.