As the temperatures begin to drop in October, it’s the perfect time to start gathering indoor activities for the kids. Make sure to add these jack o lantern coloring pages to your list!
These jack o lantern coloring sheets are part of our collection of free printables. We have been sharing lots of printables this Halloween and these free coloring pages are the latest in our collection.
Not only would they be great to share with your family this spooky season, but they would also make excellent printable coloring pages for your local church group of classroom full of children.
How to print the free jack o lantern coloring pages
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You can print the individual Halloween coloring sheets by clicking directly on the image of each of the coloring pages or by clicking on the link below each image.
Doing this will take you to a page with a high resolution image that you can print. To print each coloring sheet, click “file” and then “print” from your internet toolbar.
When printing these free coloring sheets, be sure choose portrait orientation and “fit to page” on your printer settings. Doing this will give you a full page printout of these coloring pages for Halloween.
Jack o lantern printable coloring sheets
These detailed jack o lanterns in the printable above will give your kids the opportunity to use all the colors of the rainbow when filling in this coloring sheet for Halloween.
If you want beautifully decorated pumpkins for your home like the ones above, try making gorgeous these white chenille pumpkins. The best part is you don’t even need to carve these pumpkins!
Jack o lantern printable coloring pages
The Halloween printable coloring sheet below contains 35 pumpkins with various jack o lantern faces carved into them. The sky is the limit for creativity with this coloring page!
If you’re interested in carving some jack o lanterns with your family this year, make sure to check out our pumpkin carving ideas. There’s ideas for varying levels of difficulty so everyone can participate!
Halloween printable coloring sheets
In addition to seeing jack o lanterns everywhere during Halloween, you’re also likely to see black cats, whether in real life or just in decorations.
This is because of a fearsome black cat in Scottish and Irish mythology called the cat sith and its connection to Samhain. To learn more about this creature, check out our post on the legend of the cat sith.
Celebrate black cats and their connection to Halloween by downloading this holiday printable coloring sheet here.
Free jack o lantern printables
Because jack o lanterns have faces, each one has their own personality. The jack o lantern in the coloring sheet below is a little spooky, which is so appropriate for Halloween!
If you’re inspired to do some pumpkin carving of your own, check out these pumpkin succulent planters and this pumpkin drink holder. Both require carving and make excellent Halloween party decorations.
Halloween printable coloring pages
The jack o lantern coloring page has so many spooky symbols in it. No only does it have a jack o lantern, but it also has ghosts, bats, a cat, and crows!
Jack o lanterns and ghosts as as classic of a pairing as peanut butter and jelly! If you like this pairing, be sure to make your kids some spooky ghost PB&Js this year.
For more ghostly Halloween content, check our our tutorial to make ghosts from scrap wood, to display on your front porch.
Halloween coloring pages
Cat lovers will be thrilled to color in this halloween printable coloring page featuring not only jack o lanterns, but also this cuddly kitten!
Halloween printable coloring pages
Jack o lantern coloring pages are a great activity to do if you’ve got some time before trick or treating starts. The one below is specifically geared towards this activity.
If you’re interested in learning why we wear costumes for Halloween, make sure to check out our posts on the traditions of Samhain (the origin of our modern day Halloween celebrations).
If you need some ideas last minute costumes, to go trick or treating this year, don’t fret – we’ve got you covered. Check out our Halloween costume ideas for adults, and these easy kids Halloween costumes.
Free Halloween printables
The jack o lantern coloring page below has lots of Halloween themed icons. Not only does it have a big jack o lantern, but it also has skulls, eyeballs, bones, and Halloween candies like lollipops and doughnuts!
If you want to make your own pumpkin themed sweet treats this Halloween, try our recipes for pumpkin haystack cookies, salted pumpkin fudge and pumpkin shaped chocolate truffles. They’re all crowd pleasers.
Halloween coloring sheets
If you’ve got a little witch or wizard in the family, they’ll love the witchy halloween coloring page below. It’s got a witch holding a mini jack o lantern, with a trusty black cat at her feet!
If you’re looking for some witchy decor this holiday season, make sure to check out our favorite witch leg decor ideas for Halloween.
Free coloring pages for Halloween
Even though a lot of jack o lanterns during this time of year are scary, they don’t have to be. The Halloween coloring page proves that with a cute and happy jack o lantern!
Cute Halloween coloring page
The jack o lantern coloring sheet below has a very happy bat, because his jack o lantern is overflowing with candy. Just look at that smile!
Free coloring sheets for Halloween
The jack o lantern coloring page below combines some of the most classic elements of Halloween: jack o lanterns, ghosts and witches. What a fun Halloween printable!
Did you know there’s several pumpkin themed national days of the year? A few notable ones are National Carve a Pumpkin Day, National Pumpkin Pie Day, National Pumpkin Day and National Pumpkin Seed Day.
Free coloring pages
If you love outdoor Halloween decor, then you’ll love this scarecrow inspired Halloween printable coloring page.
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Admin note: this post for Autumn_Jack O Lantern coloring sheets first appeared on the blog in October of 2013. I have updated the post to add new coloring sheets, and a video for you to enjoy.