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This year is about to end. Are you ready for the next?
There are tons of lovely ways to welcome the new year with a blast. In fact, you probably usually spend New Year’s Eve with your friends and family doing meaningful things together.
But what if you want to try something new this time around?
If you are an artistic person (or simply someone who loves art), then you might find coloring to be the perfect New Year’s activity.
Once you are done playing board games and sharing stories, why not take things down a notch with a relaxing artistic evening? Coloring is cathartic and rejuvenating, so release all of your negative energy and embrace the new year with a peaceful, content heart.
In this post, we provide a list of 25 New Year coloring pages that you can color with your friends and family at home. We carefully selected these sheets, so you can be sure that they have good designs and are downloadable in high-quality resolutions.
Let’s check them out!
(Side note: Want to see MORE free coloring pages? Then check out these 15 coloring page options to help you celebrate St. Patrick's Day).
What You Will Learn
- 1. Cheers to the New Year
- 2. Wishing for an Abundant Year
- 3. New Year Doodle
- 4. Postcards for New Year
- 5. Floral Happy New Year
- 6. New Year’s Eve Fireworks
- 7. Balloons & Confetti
- 8. City of Fireworks
- 9. Happy New Year Lettering
- 10. The First Month
- 11. Florals in January
- 12. Mandala Lettering
- 13. New Year’s Eve Essentials
- 14. Welcome, 2022!
- 15. 2022 Mandala Lettering
- 16. Simple 2022 Coloring Page
- 17. Happy 2022!
- 18. New Year on Its Way
- 19. Detailed 2022 Mandala
- 20. Balloons & Fireworks
- 21. 2022 Hand Lettering
- 22. New Year Bookmark 1
- 23. New Year Bookmark 2
- 24. New Year’s Blessings
- 25. A New Twist on New Year’s Eve
- Final Words on New Year Coloring Pages
First off, here’s a toast to the new year awaiting us—a new year in which we can make our dreams come true. This image from Thrifty Fun is free to download. Simply click the link above and you will be redirected to the PDF download.
Here’s wishing for a new year that is full of blessings. Whether it be in matters of food, work, or relationships, we hope your new year has lots of miracles and happiness.
Here is a cute doodle from Coloring Pages Printable. There is no download button, but you can simply save the image and insert it into Word, where it will be ready for printing. The image quality is high, so it should print well.
This isn’t just a coloring page, but also a greeting card. It isn’t free, but it also isn’t very expensive. If you are looking for a greeting card to wish your loved ones a happy and bountiful new year, this is a great option.
From Muse Printables, this new year coloring page is perfectly sized to be printed on a short bond paper (8.5×11). It is free and easy to print off—just click on the blue “free download” button. The picture is best for those who like floral and leaf designs.
This is a rather easy coloring page that is not just great for adults, but kids and the elderly as well. It portrays fireworks lighting up a city skyline and would make a fun greeting card.
Here’s another coloring page you can complete with the kids. It has a simple design, but can help create beautiful moments with your whole family. Download a few copies and let the kids enjoy coloring while waiting for the clock to ring in the new year!
If you like buildings and city lights, this sheet has an intricate design that will be super fun to color. You can download it for free or print it directly.
Designed by Brittany de Leon, this simple “Happy New Year” printable is perfect for the whole family. Enjoy New Year’s Eve as a family by coloring this sheet, then count down together as the ball drops and the new year arrives!
Whispers in Nature is a good source for lovely coloring pages. This “January” sheet is free in PDF format. Simply click the link we provided above and you’re ready to download.
Here is a floral version of the first month of the year. It makes a perfect gift for moms and teen girls who like to color and create. The site does not provide a download link, but if you click on the image itself, the quality is rather high so you can save and print it easily.
This “Happy New Year” lettering is a great challenge for coloring experts. It has lots of small spaces and intricate lines. It might take more than an hour or two to finish it, which is good, because you’ll probably be staying up late waiting for the new year to begin at midnight!
Even though this coloring page is customized for 2017, it has a lovely design and is lots of fun to color. Don’t worry about the year—just dive into the process and watch the hours disappear.
Cheers to welcoming the new year with a colorful blast! This banner-like coloring page from Coloring Only can be printed directly or colored online.
Another creation from Coloring Only, this lettering of the numbers “2022” will keep you busy while waiting on New Year’s Eve. It is just intricate enough to keep you interested, without being overly difficult to color.
Here is another banner-like coloring sheet that you can use as a decoration during New Year’s Eve. Ask your family to color it with you to build stronger bonds as you welcome 2022.
You can print this coloring page directly or color it online. We think it’s more fun to print it out (as many copies as you need!) and color it with your favorite people.
The new year is on its way, and we all have to be ready. The year 2022 is another chance to pursue the dreams we weren’t able to accomplish in 2021—a new beginning for the things we have always wanted to do.
This very detailed 2022 design from Can Stock Photo is perfect for those who like challenging artwork. It is free, but it’s definitely worth the money. You can choose the size you want to download, and there is even an option to purchase it in a size that is scalable to your preferences.
This image features balloons and fireworks, which many people associate with the New Year holiday. It also has a greeting! You can download it for free if this is your first time accessing the site. Sign up for an account and get your first few downloads free of charge.
This is a rather simple design from Viktoriia Chorna. It is complete with all the New Year essentials and will make the perfect digital gift for your friends who are spending the holiday away from home.
Both this entry and the next are coloring sheets that can also be used as DIY bookmarks. The designs are fun, the coloring is relaxing, and as a bonus you can use them again when you are reading!
If you purchase these bookmarks from Etsy, you get two versions: PDF and JPEG formats. It is up to you how you want to print them. The PDF version comes in letter size (8.5×11 inches), while the JPEG format is in bookmark sizes (2.2 x 7.1 inches). You can use them as creative gifts for the people love this New Year!
The image above is from Coloring Home and is free of charge. There is no download option, but you can print it directly. It features a doodle design with a “Happy New Year” greeting at the bottom and can be made into gift cards if you want to do something different.
The creator gave this coloring sheet the title “A New Twist on New Year’s Eve.” Maybe they were experiencing something exciting and new when they created it. New Year’s Eve is always full of twists and surprises.
It has been said that a new year provides an opportunity to renew yourself—to live and dream again. But how can you do that if you end the previous year full of stress and anxiety?
Fortunately, the New Year coloring pages we shared above can help you get rid of your stress and negative emotions. Color your blues away and let the new year give you a chance to begin fresh and achieve great things!
Finally, if you want to want to see MORE free coloring pages?, then check out these 15 coloring page options to help you celebrate St. Patrick's Day/a>.