39 Space Coloring Pages (Free PDF Printables)

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Embark on an interstellar journey with our Space Coloring Pages, where the vast and mysterious universe unfolds in a tapestry of stars, planets, and galaxies. This collection takes you on a cosmic adventure, featuring scenes from the great expanse of space, including astronauts, space shuttles, distant planets, and swirling galaxies.

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Activity: Create a Space Coloring Mural

Perfect for young astronomers, science enthusiasts, or anyone fascinated by the wonders of the cosmos, these coloring sheets offer an engaging way to explore the final frontier. As children color, they’ll not only enjoy a fun and imaginative activity, but also learn about the different aspects of space, astronomy, and space exploration. Whether it’s a curious mind dreaming of space travel or an adult looking for a moment of relaxation under the stars, our Space Coloring Pages are sure to ignite a sense of awe and curiosity about the universe we inhabit.

However, our space coloring pages are perfect for more than just coloring! Use the following activity to get started!

Objective: Transform individual space coloring pages into a large, collaborative mural, combining creativity and teamwork to create a stunning depiction of the cosmos.

Materials Needed:

  • Space Coloring Pages (featuring planets, stars, astronauts, spacecraft, etc.)
  • Crayons, colored pencils, or markers
  • Large poster board or several sheets of butcher paper
  • Glue or double-sided tape
  • Scissors
  • Optional: Star stickers, glitter, or glow-in-the-dark paint for additional cosmic effects

Directions:

  1. Color the Pages: Distribute various space-themed coloring pages among the participants. Encourage them to color vividly, bringing out the brightness and mystery of space.
  2. Prepare the Mural Base: Connect the sheets of poster board or butcher paper to create a large canvas for the mural. This will serve as the backdrop for the space scene.
  3. Cut Out the Colored Elements: Once the coloring is complete, carefully cut out the colored space elements.
  4. Design the Mural: Lay out the cut-out space elements on the large canvas. Arrange them to create a cohesive and dynamic space scene. Consider the placement of planets, stars, and spacecraft to create depth and interest.
  5. Assemble the Mural: Once you are satisfied with the arrangement, glue or tape the elements onto the mural.
  6. Add Finishing Touches: Use star stickers, glitter, or glow-in-the-dark paint to add extra cosmic effects to the mural.
  7. Display the Mural: Choose a prominent location to display the finished space mural, such as a classroom wall, library, or at home in a family room.
  8. Share and Discuss: Invite participants to share their experiences of creating the mural, what they learned about space, and any fun facts about the elements they colored.

Benefits:

  • Encourages teamwork and collaboration.
  • Enhances creativity and imagination in bringing space elements to life.
  • Educates participants about various aspects of space and astronomy.
  • Provides a sense of accomplishment in creating a large-scale art piece.

This Create a Space Coloring Mural activity is an exciting way to blend individual artistic efforts into a collective masterpiece, encouraging learning and creativity through the captivating theme of space exploration.


How to Get Started

To download any of the printables below is as easy as 1-2-3:

  1. Download: Choose the printable design that resonates with you. Click on the image.
  2. Print: The PDF file will automatically open. Print the PDF file on your printer.
  3. Start creating and/or using the PDF printable. Enjoy!

Each PDF download is created for standard US letter size; however, they also fit perfectly onto A4 paper sizes.

Terms of Use: Our coloring pages and printables are for personal use only. Print as many copies as you need for your kids, students, after-school group, church group, etc. To share, please share a link to this page. Please do not sell, email, share digital copies online, or distribute them for any other purpose. Thank you!


Let’s start coloring!

Tiger astronaut playing in space
Tiger astronaut playing in space
Smiling dog wearing a space suit space
Smiling dog wearing a space suit space
Cute aliens floating through space
Cute aliens floating through space
Simple spaceship
Simple spaceship
Silly astronaut standing by a UFO
Silly astronaut standing by a UFO

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Hand drawn space elements
Hand-drawn space elements
Rocket soaring above the clouds
Rocket soaring above the clouds
Planets in space
Planets in space
Cartoon stars and planets in space
Cartoon stars and planets in space
Mandala style moon
Mandala style moon
Lion astronaut standing beside a rocket
Lion astronaut standing beside a rocket

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Astronaut cat floating in space
Astronaut cat floating in space
Kuwaii coloring page of astronaut and space vehicles
Kuwaii coloring page of astronaut and space vehicles
Fox astronaut floating in space by the planet Saturn
Fox astronaut floating in space by the planet Saturn
Kid astronaut and dog astronaut floating in space
Kid astronaut and dog astronaut floating in space
Happy bear floating in outer space
Happy bear floating in outer space
Dinosaur driving a rocket
Dinosaur driving a rocket
Dog driving a rocket in space
Dog driving a rocket in space

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Cute lion astronaut floating in space
Cute lion astronaut floating in space
Cute bear astronaut flying in space
Cute bear astronaut flying in space
Cute astronaut playing moon basketball
Cute astronaut playing moon basketball
Cute astronaut fishing for stars in space
Cute astronaut fishing for stars in space
Cute animals in space
Cute animals in space
Astronaut superhero wearing a space suit
Astronaut superhero wearing a space suit
Astronaut driving a UFO in space
Astronaut driving a UFO in space

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Venus
Venus
Uranus
Uranus
Saturn
Saturn
Neptune
Neptune
The Moon
The Moon
The Sun
The Sun
Mercury
Mercury
Mars
Mars

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Jupiter
Jupiter
Earth
Earth
Collage of space and planets
Collage of space and planets

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Creative Coloring Ideas

Whether you’re a teacher looking for an educational activity, a parent helping your child learn about fascinating animals, cartoon characters, unicorns, places, community service jobs, or other things, or an adult who loves the therapeutic task of coloring, our free coloring pages can provide hours of engaging entertainment and valuable information as a starting point. You will find something that sparks your interest!

Getting started doesn’t take much—just a few supplies and some creativity.

So grab your crayons, markers, or colored pencils, and get excited about coloring and letting your imagination flow! You can even get a lap desk and take your coloring pages to enjoy in the car or while waiting your turn at an appointment!

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