Adult Coloring Pages and Coloring Pages for Older Kids
If you're older than about 10, you might not admit to everyone that you like to color. But guess what? There are many adults who enjoy coloring, and lots of older kids including teens and college students like to color with pencils, markers, chalk or crayon.
Coloring is the number one relaxation hobby for grownups and teenagers, and it's a recommended mental health therapy activity used by celebrities. You, too, can be a colorist with these coloring pages and books created specifically for adults, teens and seniors.
Complex Coloring Pages are Popular with Kids and Adult Coloring Page Fans
Many artists and designers use adult coloring pictures to create patterns for crafts like embroidery, paper piecing or quilting. I design clip art and many of my basic outlines featured on this site are actually the beginning drawings for my full color graphics.
Make your own DIY craft templates with coloring page art and transfer paper
Try combining multiple copies of a complex coloring page to design a mural or giant kaleidoscope poster, or transfer the outlines of a drawing to fabric using iron on transfer paper or chalk, then stitch with thread or paint with fabric paints.
Decorate bags, flags, tee shirts, denim jackets, jeans or your deck chairs using one of these cool adult coloring page patterns. Make a wall hanging or a pillow, design a very special greeting card or project your favorite design on a wall and decorate an entire room.
The coloring pages we offer on this site are free printable adult coloring pages (rated G) for personal or noncommercial use only. We also make recommendations for book purchases we think are outstanding quality and good value.
Our favorite coloring book artists include Kendall Bohn, Angie Grace, and the team behind Therapy in Color (shown below).
Shop for the Best in Adult Coloring Books - our recommended titles for adult and teen colorin includes themes and popular non-kiddy topics plus recommended art supplies you can buy online for adult colorists.
Amazon has a HUGE collection of adult coloring books ranging from history, geography, fine arts, coloring posters and murals, kaleidoscopic coloring designs, geometric patterns, anatomy and yes, even a several adult theme coloring books.