Christmas Coloring Pages for Kids to Print for Free

Published:
December 2, 2021

Contributor:
Sara Dennis

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This holiday season, give your children Christmas coloring pages to help them beat boredom. Free printable Christmas coloring pages aren’t just fun for the whole family, but they’re also a great way to get everyone into the holiday spirit.

christmas coloring pages

Christmas Coloring Pages

I love coloring pages for the same reason I enjoy Christmas paper crafts and popsicle sticks ornaments – they are easy!

In addition, you can add these coloring pages as Christmas decorations to every room of your house! Younger children will truly adore the cute snowman and Christmas angels provided in the free Christmas Coloring Pages and Journal printable pack below.

Scroll to the bottom of the post for the instant download!

Religious Christmas Coloring Pages

This first set of free printable coloring pages focuses on the religious aspect of Christmas. You’ll find nativity scenes, Christmas coloring pictures focused on Baby Jesus, and angel coloring pages.

You’ll have enough work to keep your little artists busy for the entire holiday season

Nativity Coloring Pages

Printable Nativity Coloring Pages – You’ll find 15 beautiful free printable coloring pages featuring nativity scenes for you to download and print for your family. Be sure to pull out coloring pencils when you hand the sheets to your kids on Christmas night.

Younger children will really enjoy the page featuring an angel, wise men, and a shepherd. Your kids will also adore coloring the simple stable Nativity scene that’s available in the activity pack you’ll find at the bottom of the post.

Encourage them to color the star yellow, and don’t forget to chat about the clothing Mary and Joseph may have worn when Jesus was born.

nativity coloring page

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Baby Jesus Coloring Pages

Baby Jesus Coloring Pages for Kids – Family members will adore these fun Christmas coloring pages that focus on Baby Jesus. You’ll find simple pages for younger children and sheets with detailed designs for older children. They’re the perfect activity sheets for Christmas night.

Your children will love coloring this adorable coloring page of the baby Jesus in a manger. They can color the straw, the manger, and even the background. You’ll find this coloring page in the instant download at the bottom of this webpage.

Baby Jesus Christmas coloring page

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Recommended: Special Christmas Bundle

Preparing Your Heart for Christmas is a short 10-day Advent devotional and is suitable for children in grades K-4. Younger children will enjoy the daily devotions and discussion questions, Advent Coloring Pages, and Advent Scene Builder.

If you have an older child – no worries! Christmas Around The World Unit Study is great for grades 4 & up. Even young children will enjoy the interesting stories of cultures and traditions from around the world!

Christmas devotional

Angels Coloring Pages

Free Printable Coloring Pages for Kids – Spread some holiday cheer with these amazing images of Christmas angels. You’ll find cute adorable angels for young children to color, along with  more detailed angels. Whichever page you choose, your little artist will have so much fun.

Your kids will have so much fun coloring this cute coloring page that features a couple of adorable angels. Pull out the colored pencils. Sit down with your kids and decide what color the angel’s hair, wings, and clothing might be. Then let your kids color to their hearts’ content!

angels coloring page

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Christmas Coloring Sheets

You’ll find a wonderful variety of free printable coloring pages available for your little artists, like a cute candy cane, Christmas ornament, and jingle bells. Your children will enjoy the activity sheets that allow them to add their own decorations.

You’ll also find detailed designs so that the whole family will have a great time spreading holiday cheer throughout the house.

So don’t forget to scroll down to snag the free digital download at the bottom!

Gingerbread Man Coloring Pages

Free Gingerbread Man Coloring Pages – Encourage your kids to use a variety of colors as they complete these free printable coloring pages featuring gingerbread men. There’s no reason to stick to the boring brown men when you can color a running red gingerbread man or a pink gingerbread girl.

If your kids loving the Gingerbread Man, theyn perhaps they will enjoy doing a gingerbread man story printable too. 

You’ll also find a fun gingerbread man in the free instant download at the bottom of this page. The gingerbread man features a bow, buttons, and a cute smile on his face. This is a great way for kids of all ages to have fun decorating a gingerbread man without all of the work.

gingerbread man coloring pages

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Gingerbread Houses Coloring Pages

Printable Gingerbread House Coloring Pages – Add these fun online coloring pages to your Christmas coloring book this year. You’ll find a wonderful variety of gingerbread houses that include detailed designs that will keep your kids busy for hours. You’ll even find one or two Disney Christmas coloring pages nestled in the middle.

Free Gingerbread House Coloring Pages – Do you prefer a gumdrop gingerbread house or a gingerbread house with plenty of detail for your children to carefully color? Either way, this is the perfect activity to add some holiday cheer to your day!

Wreaths Coloring Pages

Christmas Wreath Coloring Pages – Be sure to scroll through all of the different wreaths available in PDF format. You’ll find the standard wreaths with holly, wreaths with candles, and even a wreath with Santa Claus wearing his Santa hat!

You’ll find two wreaths on the page for your children to color. One is an intricate wreath that will challenge your older children to color the holly and pine branches accurately. The second is a simple wreath everyone can decorate using their favorite colors.

Christmas wreath coloring pages

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Candy Canes Coloring Pages

Candy Cane Coloring Pages – You’ll find a variety of fifteen different candy canes. These free Christmas coloring pages are perfect to include in a Christmas card or to hang around the house. And for more holiday fun, add glitter to make sure the candy canes truly sparkle!

Your children will love coloring the two candy canes on the candy cane coloring page in the Christmas coloring pages and journal you’ll find at the bottom. Be sure to pull out the red and white crayons before your children start to end up with a jolly candy cane coloring page to decorate your house.

candy cane coloring sheet

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Christmas Ornaments Coloring Pages

Free Ornament Coloring Pages– These ornate Christmas ornaments come with a variety of different patterns for your children to color. There’s even plenty of space for your kids to create their own festive ornaments.

Christmas Balls Coloring

The instant download at the bottom has a beautiful set of Christmas ornaments for your children to color. The best part is that your children can color the Christmas balls in a solid color, or they can decorate the ornaments with their favorite winter scenes.

Christmas ornaments coloring sheet

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Stockings Coloring Pages

Christmas Stockings Coloring Pages – Do you love Christmas stockings? Then check out these free coloring pages. You’ll find a simple stocking for toddlers to color and detailed pictures for older children, like a cute puppy in a Christmas stocking.

Two adorable Christmas stockings for your children to color are included in the instant download below. One is a plaid stocking with a ribbon, while the other is a solid stocking with a ribbon. Your kids can decide if they want to color a red and white buffalo checkered design or a simple plain stocking.

Christmas stockings coloring pages

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Merry Christmas Coloring Pages

Free Merry Christmas Coloring Pages for Kids – Wish everyone a Merry Christmas with this delightful selection of Christmas coloring sheets. They’re fun to print and color during the Christmas season. Plus, you can tape them to your refrigerator and doors when you’re finished to show off your little artist’s coloring skills.

The Merry Christmas coloring page included in the instant download below is a beautiful image of Merry Christmas surrounded by a wreath. The wreath will give your children plenty of opportunities to practice their fine motor skills as they color in the flowers, leaves, and berries.

Merry Christmas coloring page

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Snowman Coloring Pages

Printable Snowman Coloring Page – If you’re looking for simple coloring pages, then you can’t go wrong with these adorable snowman coloring pages. You can color the scarves yellow and orange while making sure the snow stays white.

The snowman page is simple enough to hand to a preschool child but has enough character for older kids to enjoy coloring the page too. Be sure to download the Christmas Coloring Pages and Journal that you’ll find at the bottom of this post to get your copy of the snowman coloring page!

snowman coloring sheet

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Coloring Pages for Christmas

The free printables don’t stop there. This Christmas season, make sure that you’ve downloaded the free printables available to help your family get into the holiday spirit. You can color gifts, trees, snowflakes, and even the Grinch!

And don’t forget to scroll to the bottom of the page to get your free instant download!

Gift and Presents Coloring Pages

Christmas Present Coloring Pages – Download some free Christmas coloring pages that feature gifts and presents. Some pages include simply wrapped boxes with bows. Other sheets have teddy bears mixed into the gifts.

You’ll find the Christmas gift coloring page in the free instant download at the bottom of the post. This simple page features three presents with wrapping paper and ribbons that are sure to help your kids get into the holiday spirit as they color the gifts.

gifts and presents coloring page

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Christmas Trees Coloring Pages

Free Printable Christmas Tree Coloring Pages for Kids – Christmas trees make wonderful free printables for your children to color. You can choose between Santa Claus placing presents under a tree or a reindeer adding a star to the top of one. Either way, kids of all ages will adore having these fun printables to color.

Christmas Tree Crafts are always fun to do and keep as your kids grow older.

Christmas Trees Coloring Sheets

It doesn’t matter what type of Christmas tree your kids like, whether it be tall and skinny or short and fat. You’ll find the perfect tree among the three Christmas trees on this Christmas tree coloring page in the instant download below to keep all your kids happy this December.

Your kids can color the trees a deep forest green and the ornaments red and green. Plus, they can decorate the plain tree however they like!

Christmas trees coloring pages

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Grinch Coloring Pages

Free Grinch Coloring Pages – Do you have a soft place in your heart for the Grinch at Christmas? Then check out these fun Christmas coloring sheets that focus on the Grinch. One page has the Grinch glaring at a snowman, while another has him in a Santa Claus outfit.

Grinch Coloring Pages – This group of Grinch coloring pages will do wonders for your children’s motor skills. Some of the pages are simple and perfect for the preschooler in your life. Other pages are detailed enough to make the young teenager in your home happy.

Snowflake Coloring Pages

Snowflake Coloring Pages – Snowflakes are the perfect decoration to download, print, and color. They come in different shapes and you can decorate them to your hearts’ content. And don’t confine yourself to white and gold snowflakes. Instead, try coloring snowflakes in all sorts of different colors.

Your kids will have fun deciding if they want to color the snowflakes the traditional white color or if they’d like to do something different. You could even pull out silver and gold glitter for your kids to add some sparkle to the snowflakes as well.

snowflake coloring pages

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Reindeer Coloring Pages

Reindeer Coloring Pages – This group of free Christmas coloring pages features Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer at the North pole along with a realistic reindeer in his natural habitat. Your whole family will enjoy coloring these reindeer over the holiday break.

You’ll find two simple and cute reindeer on a coloring page that you can print and hand to your children. Be sure to chat with your kids about what colors they’d like to use for the antlers, noses, and hooves of the animals.

reindeer coloring sheets

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Christmas Bell Coloring Pages

Christmas Bell Coloring Pages – Are you looking for a simple single bell to print for your children to color, or would you prefer a detailed coloring page that includes ribbons and holly? Either way, you’ll be able to find the perfect coloring sheet to print for your children.

Christmas Tree Ornaments Printable – you can use a Christmas bell as a ornament by coloring it, cutting it out, and laminating it.

The instant download available below includes a beautiful Christmas bell coloring sheet. Your kids can use markers, crayons, or colored pencils to decorate this sheet. Chat with your kids about what colors they’d like to use for the bell and ribbon.

Christmas bell coloring sheets

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Christmas Candles Coloring Pages

Christmas Candles Coloring Sheets – Candles are an important part of the Christmas celebration. These candles feature smiling cartoony candles your younger children will love, along with images of realistic candles for older children to complete.

You’ll find a pair of beautiful Christmas candles for your children to color in the instant download below. The sheet features two candles sitting on beautiful leaves. Be sure to chat with your kids about what colors they’d like to use to color the candles, leaves, and background.

Christmas candles coloring pages

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Nutcracker Coloring Pages

Nutcracker Coloring Page – If you love the Nutcracker, then you’ll adore these Nutcracker printables. It features the evil Rat King, the Nutcracker, a Christmas tree, and Clara dancing in the middle.

Your kids can use yellow to color the stars and buttons on his clothing and decide what color they’d like his hair and face to be. You’ll find this cute nutcracker in the free Christmas Coloring Pages and Journal below.

nutcracker coloring pages

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

Decorative Christmas Coloring Pages

Vintage Christmas Coloring Pages – You’ll find a wonderful variety of decorative Christmas coloring pages in this collection of vintage Christmas sheets. The images include detailed stockings, adorable angels, and Santa Claus coming down a chimney.

Your kids can color the reindeer brown, the words in red and green, and the presents in a variety of colors. You’ll find this fantastic coloring page that all family members will love to color in the instant download below.

decorative Christmas coloring pages

Get this coloring page in the printable pack found at the bottom of the post. 

More Christmas Crafts and Activities

Christmas Coloring Pages PDF Download

Print these free coloring sheets for Christmas. Just click on the instant download underneath the image. and journal. 

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