17 Printable Mother's Day Coloring Pages So Cute, They Totally Count as Gifts

Apr 20, 2018 at 12:50 a.m. ET
Mother watching her little daughter drawing at home
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The Mother Lode

Searching for the perfect Mother's Day gift can feel impossible. How the heck are you supposed to find something that conveys how much your mom, grandma, partner, etc., truly means? It's tough. But if you're not interested in roaming the aisles of department stores, a homemade gift can be just the thing. 

Our simple but sweet Mother’s Day coloring pages prove it really is the thought that counts — and younger kids who might not be ready for more difficult crafts can show their appreciation for Mom by expressing their creativity with these easy coloring printouts.

And let’s not forget: A cute coloring page is an activity that benefits kids just as much as the giftee. Coloring has been shown to promote relaxation in adults and kids alike. It's time to bust out the good crayons for this one.

A version of this article was originally published in April 2017.

1 /18: Bear Family

Hugging bears printable coloring page
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1/18 :Bear Family

2 /18: Owl Family

Owl family coloring page
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2/18 :Owl Family

3 /18: Create a Card

'You're a super mom!' printable Mother's Day card
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3/18 :Create a Card

4 /18: Giraffe Card

Giraffe printable Mother's Day card
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4/18 :Giraffe Card

5 /18: 'Happy Mother's Day'

'Happy Mother's Day' printable card
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5/18 :'Happy Mother's Day'

6 /18: Bear Holding Flowers

Bear holding flowers printable Mother's Day card
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6/18 :Bear Holding Flowers

7 /18: Mother's Day Card

Vertical printable Mother's Day card
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7/18 :Mother's Day Card

8 /18: '# 1 Mom' Ribbon

No. 1 mom printable Mother's Day card
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8/18 :'# 1 Mom' Ribbon

9 /18: Say, 'Thanks, Mom!'

'Thanks Mom!' printable Mother's Day card
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9/18 :Say, 'Thanks, Mom!'

10 /18: Hugging Bear Family

printable coloring page with hugging bear family
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10/18 :Hugging Bear Family

11 /18: Rabbit Mamma & Baby

Rabbit Mom and baby printable coloring page
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11/18 :Rabbit Mamma & Baby

12 /18: Coupon Book

Printable Mother's Day coupon book
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12/18 :Coupon Book

13 /18: Mother's Day Maze

Mother's Day printable coloring page maze
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13/18 :Mother's Day Maze

14 /18: Hot-Air Balloon

Hot air balloon printable coloring page
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14/18 :Hot-Air Balloon

15 /18: Mother's Day 'Flowers'

Mason jar Mother's Day printable coloring page
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15/18 :Mother's Day 'Flowers'

16 /18: A Bookmark for Mom

Mother's Day printable coloring page bookmark
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16/18 :A Bookmark for Mom

17 /18: Word Search

Mother's Day word search
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17/18 :Word Search

18 /18: Pin It!

Mother's Day coloring pages Pinterest image
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18/18 :Pin It!