Happy holidays! Today as part of our exclusive monthly coloring page series, Melanie Hope Greenberg has designed this sweet illustration of a pair of gift-giving kangaroos! If you think kangaroos are an unusual choice for Christmas, banish such thinking! After all, they come with built in gift-pouches!
Print out this darling Christmas kangaroo coloring page for you children, hand them a box of crayons and let them color at will. No need to stay within the lines or use realistic colors.
Download and print: (by clicking on the following link you agree to our terms of service* see below) Kangaroo gift coloring page
How can you make this coloring page extra special?
- Cut out the border and turn it into a frame.
- Write a holiday message in the space under the kangaroos.
- Have the coloring page, plus our other holiday coloring pages (see below) available as a boredom buster for children during holiday gatherings. (Perhaps it will even keep them from eating too much holiday fudge. Dare to dream.)
More holiday coloring pages:
Meet Melanie Hope Greenberg:
Melanie Hope Greenberg is an award winning author and illustrator of more than 15 children’s books. Find her cheerful, vibrant illustrations in books such as Good Morning, Digger, Down in the Subway and the poetry collection, A City Is. Her popular, iconic picture book Mermaids on Parade was selected as a Bank Street Best Book, and for the Texas Reading Club and PBS Kids Summer Reading Lists.
Melanie's newest book is Americanly, an ode to all the diverse locations in the United States. You can order it directly from Melanie here.
Melanie also does school visits where she teaches kids about the process of writing and illustrating children's visits. Learn more at her website.
I’m sure you know a kid who likes diggers. Or mermaids? Or subways? Melanie signs all copies of her books purchased through her Amazon vendor link.
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