These free printable rainbow templates are perfect to use as stencils, patterns, and outlines for crafts. Plus, your kids will love learning about the colors of the rainbow with the cute rainbow coloring pages!
I’m so excited to share these free printable rainbow templates and coloring pages with you today. Rainbows bring back such good childhood memories, and a reminder of no matter how bad things might be, there’s always a rainbow after the rain.
Rainbows also make such fun crafts for kids and adults alike. These free printable rainbow templates and stencils are perfect for your next St. Patrick’s Day and spring crafts and activities.
I also included adorable rainbow coloring pages in this collection. Coloring the different colors of the rainbow is an excellent learning opportunity for toddlers and preschoolers.
Instead of spending money buying expensive rainbow stencils, you can download these rainbow outlines instead for free. Let’s welcome the spring and have lots of fun crafting with the rainbow templates and coloring the different rainbow coloring pages!
Free Printable Rainbow Templates
There are two styles of the rainbow for these rainbow outlines, one with clouds and one without. Both styles come in 3 different sizes so that you can pick and choose which one is the best for your project.
Extra Large Rainbow Template
This extra-large rainbow template is great for tracing, stenciling, and coloring purposes. This simple full-size rainbow printable is also a good one to use to teach kids colors. Each concentric band is wide enough for your toddler and preschooler to practice their pencil grip and coloring skills.
Medium Rainbow Stencils
These two black and white rainbow outlines are just the right size for homemade cards.
Small Rainbow CutOut
This set of eight lovely rainbow templates print on one page and is great when you need multiple rainbows in your project.
It’s also perfect when you are doing a craft with a classroom full of preschoolers. You can use a paper cutter to cut this small rainbow template into eight rectangles prior to giving them to your preschoolers. Then they can cut out the rainbow and practice their scissor skills.
Extra Large Rainbow with Clouds Template
Medium Rainbow with Clouds Template
Small Rainbow with Clouds Template
Free Printable Rainbow Coloring Pages
The rainbow coloring sheets include one with nature, two for St. Patrick’s Day, one with a unicorn, and one with a narwhal. They are simple rainbow coloring pages for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners.
Nature and Rainbow Coloring Page
St. Patrick’s Day Rainbow Coloring Pages
The St. Patrick’s Day rainbow coloring pages include one with a big pot of gold with a happy leprechaun holding a shamrock.
The other coloring sheet has the same leprechaun sitting in the pot of gold with shamrock coins bursting out of the rainbow.
Unicorn and Rainbow Coloring Sheet
Narwhal and Rainbow Coloring Sheet
How to Download the Free Printable Rainbow Outlines
These black and white rainbow outlines are free to download. Please keep in mind that these free printables are for personal or classroom use only. You can print them as many times as you need for your crafting projects and rainbow lesson plans. If your friends or family would like one of the rainbow templates or coloring sheets, please refer them to this post for their own copies!
To download the rainbow printables, simply fill out the form below and the entire set of rainbow templates and coloring pages will be emails to you.
How to Use the Rainbow Templates and Coloring Pages
There are endless projects and crafts you can do with these rainbow patterns. In case you need ideas, here are some suggestions:
- Color and cut out several of the small rainbow templates. You can string them together and hang them up on the windows as a rainbow garland.
- Use them for unicorn party decorations. The small rainbow with clouds template can even be cupcake toppers the kids can color after eating their delicious treat.
- Use the extra-large rainbow templates in a rainbow coloring and drawing lesson. Besides coloring the rainbow with the correct colors, the kids can also use their imagination to draw other creatures or objects to go along with their rainbow!
- Include the rainbow outlines in your next lesson plan about spring or the rain.
- Decorate the walls in your kid’s room with colorful rainbows!
- Use the rainbow coloring sheets to teach your kid about what rainbows signify for different occasions.
I hope you enjoy these free printable rainbow templates and coloring sheets with your kids!