Our simple dragon printables are perfect for young children. With loveable characters and simple illustrations, they make the perfect activity sheets for a young child.
Below is our collection of free dragon coloring pages. Click the dragon pictures or illustrations you like and you’ll be taken to the PDF download and/or print page. Every dragon coloring page is a printable PDF and/or can be downloaded.
A dragon playing in a field.
A fabulous dragon with flowers, butterflies, house, and rainbow.
Illustration of a dragon on top of grass.
This is a friendly neighborhood dragon that loves to be friends with everyone and wants to play with them inside its own big house.
Illustration of a dragon flying on a field.
Illustration of a kid dragon looking for something.
Illustration of a dragon with stars, clouds, and a castle.
Kid dragon playing with a snail under a sun.
A big dragon breathing fire on a flowery field.
A happy dragon breathing fire.
An illustration of a dragon under the sun.
A knight with a sword and shield looking at a dragon.
A dragon sitting on a rock.
Cute bird happily riding a dragon’s tail.
Baby dragon playing with a butterfly.
Baby dragon looking at a beautiful flower.
Baby dragon sitting with birds flying and trees in the background.
Illustration of a fierce looking dragon flying with castle on a hill in the background.
Child-like dragon sitting with volcano in the background.
Friendly-looking dragon in a field.
Overview of Our Dragon Coloring Pages
You’ll find a cute dragon sitting in front of a house with a rainbow over it. Another depicts a happy cartoon-like dragon playing in a field. Another shows a kid dragon playing with a snail. There’s also an adorable baby dragon with a butterfly.
They are perfect for older children too. Fantasy lovers can step inside a hidden world and color a knight looking up at a dragon.
Adults can get in on the fun too. Grab some colored pencils and add shading and detail to the printable coloring pages to create sophisticated pages.
Coloring is a fun activity for people of all ages. It has a wide range of benefits, from improving hand-eye coordination to relaxation. Dragons coloring pages are a popular theme. Choose one or more free printable dragon coloring pages and color alone or with a loved one.
Dragons Are Universal
It’s fascinating to realize that dragons are found in nearly every culture around the globe. The Chinese dragon is traditionally wingless. However, it still has the ability to fly. It was believed to bring rain.
Native Americans had their dragons as well. Quetzalcoatl was the winged serpent god of South America.
In Europe, medieval times brought the popularity of the fire-breathing dragon. The mythical creature was known to kidnap princes, and could only be slain by a brave knight in the fairy tales.
The first mention of dragons occurred in ancient Mesopotamia. Tiamat came from the water. Unlike the evil creatures depicted in many later Western myths, she was a symbol of creation and destruction.
If you have a child in school, from a preschooler to a high schooler, these printable dragon coloring sheets are a great teaching opportunity.
These legendary creatures can open the door to different cultures and history. Your child can learn about a hidden world that extends far beyond the pages of a dragon coloring book.
Dragons Coloring Pages FAQ
What are the benefits of coloring for kids?
Coloring is often considered a type of play. However, this form of art has some benefits for children. It improves fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. It helps them develop concepts of boundaries and spatial awareness. Coloring is also a great form of stress relief.
What should I use to color dragon coloring pages?
Young kids do best with fat crayons and washable markers. Older kids love neon crayons and coloring pencils. You can’t go wrong with felt tip markers either.
Adults usually enjoy coloring pencils, gel pens, or fine tip markers. Paint is also a great medium to use with dragon coloring pages.
What are the benefits of coloring for adults?
Psychologists often “prescribe” coloring to their patients. It can relieve boredom, inspire creativity, and lower stress. There’s something immensely satisfying about this craft. You can even show off your artwork to your friends or frame it around your home.
What should I use to print dragon coloring page?
White printer paper is the standard. However, you could choose parchment paper for a medieval feel. You could print the dragon coloring pages on cardstock, and then cut them out after you are done coloring them. Display them in your room or create a dragon mobile.
Can anyone use these dragon coloring page?
One of the advantages of free dragon coloring pages is that it’s accessible for everyone. A boy might gravitate toward a fierce fire-breathing dragon, and a girl might opt for a castle and a fairy tale theme. Little ones can participate alongside older kids. Adults can enjoy coloring these amazing mythical creatures as well, making it a fun activity for the entire family.