it’s cold outside.
we skate on the ice or make a snowman.
darkness falls early and then we go home.
it’s warm inside.
we sit by the fire and read a book or play a game.
from time to time we sip at our hot drink.
winter is also a time for cheerful celebrations with family.

with these colouring pages and craft activities, you can bring the magic of winter into your home.
print out the pictures or email them to someone who loves winter.
the craft activities are a great way to pass the time on cold winter days.

make your own Saint Nicholas figure

make your own Saint Nicholas figure colouring page drawing picture 01k
  • make your own Saint Nicholas!
  • print out the picture and colour it in.
  • cut out the figure along the black lines as explained in the drawings beside the pair of scissors.
  • take extra care when you’re cutting around Saint Nicholas’ beard.
  • spread glue on the strip marked ‘a’ and stick the figure shut.
  • put the figure of Saint Nicholas somewhere where everyone can see it.

open fire

open fire colouring page drawing picture 01V
  • it’s deepest autumn now!
  • the days are getting shorter.
  • every day it’s getting colder outside.
  • it’s time to light the woodburner or the open fire.
  • it’s so cosy to sit on the sofa by the fireside reading a book.
  • colour this picture in warm colours.
  • give the colouring page to your best friend.


snow colouring page drawing picture 01k
  • the snowflakes are fluttering down.
  • everything’s turning white.
  • it’s so pretty.
  • colour this picture in wintery colours.
  • hang the colouring page on the fridge.

a village in winter

a village in winter colouring page drawing picture 01k
  • in the middle of winter it’s cold outside.
  • it gets dark early.
  • everyone’s sitting cosily indoors.
  • and reading a book of kijkt TV.
  • colour in this picture with colours that you like.
  • hang the picture on the toilet.

Christmas card with wreath

Christmas card with wreath colouring page drawing picture 01k
  • isn’t Christmas a lovely time of year?
  • some people hang a Christmas wreath on their front doors.
  • print out this Christmas card and colour the wreath in bright colours.
  • cut out the card and fold it in half.
  • give the card to someone who enjoys celebrating Christmas.

Christmas biscuits puzzle

Christmas biscuits puzzle colouring page drawing picture 01k
  • yummy Christmas biscuits for the Christmas period.
  • print out this colouring page on strong paper (e.g. 185g).
  • colour in the picture in Christmassy colours and cut it into 4 pieces.
  • now do the puzzle.

Christmas place cards

Christmas place cards colouring page drawing picture 01k
  • ting-a-ling! it’s Christmas time again.
  • here are four name cards to put on the Christmas table.
  • print out the colouring page on strong paper.
  • colour in the name cards and cut them out.
  • write the names on them.
  • fold the cards and put them on the festive table.