Fun and Games

Bug colouring

Photograph of a brightly coloured bee-mimic hoverfly

Many insects, like this hoverfly that mimics a bumblebee, are brightly coloured.

Insects are some of the most beautifully coloured animals on the planet. In this section you can download and print out colouring sheets of some of your favourite insects.


  1. Select the link below to the colouring sheet you would like to download.
  2. Print out the page on your printer.
  3. Get out your colouring pens and pencils and brighten up the bugs!

Colouring sheets

The twelve colouring sheets are of different sizes and complexity. Why not do them all?