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.
- Select the link below to the colouring sheet you would like to download.
- Print out the page on your printer.
- Get out your colouring pens and pencils and brighten up the bugs!
The twelve colouring sheets are of different sizes and complexity. Why not do them all?
- Sheet 1 - Caterpillar, JPG image 36K
- Sheet 2 - Dragonfly nymph, JPG image 66K
- Sheet 3 - Froghopper, JPG image 86K
- Sheet 4 - Hoverfly, JPG image 32K
- Sheet 5 - Spear Thistle Lace Bug, JPG image 112K
- Sheet 6 - Lime Hawkmoth, JPG image 61K
- Sheet 7 - Locust, JPG image 227K
- Sheet 8 - Praying Mantis (Sphrodromantis sp.), JPG image 30K
- Sheet 9 - Praying Mantis (Empusa pennata), JPG image 89K
- Sheet 10 - Peacock butterfly, JPG image 136K
- Sheet 11 - Swallowtail butterfly, JPG image 230K
- Sheet 12 - Tiger moth, JPG image 60K