These free printable forest mushroom coloring pages feature cute mushroom people for a fun coloring experience. The pages are detailed enough to be an enjoyable challenge without being excruciatingly complex. I hope you enjoy them as much as I do!
Although these are mushroom coloring pages, they are not specific types of mushrooms or psychedelic-style mushroom drawings. Instead, each page features cute little mushroom people enjoying their woodland habitat. Some pages also have human explorers visiting the mushroom forest.
If you enjoy this style of coloring page, be sure to grab these free printable boho owl coloring pages for adults, too!
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How to use printable coloring sheets for adults
Printing your own coloring pages is easy, plus saves you time and money. Instead of being stuck with whatever books are at your local store or waiting for the mail, you can print pages off and start coloring just a few minutes from now. You can also print and color your favorite pages again and again without having to purchase a whole new book.
When you print your pages, please don’t use whatever cheap copy paper is the machine at work.
For a more enjoyable, relaxing coloring experience, try printing your coloring pages on 32lb bright white paper. This paper is thick, bright, and smooth for rich colors and easier blending. Your marker or pencil will glide across the page when you use this paper! You’ll never want to color in a “normal” coloring book with cheap, rough paper again after you try this dreamy paper.
- Made in USA: HP Papers is sourced from renewable forest resources and has achieved production with 0% deforestation in North America.
- Heavyweight premium printing: HP Premium32 is a heavyweight (32 pounds), brighter (100 bright) and whiter (163 whiteness) paper with a super-smooth...
- Certified sustainable: HP Premium32 presentation paper is Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified and contributes toward satisfying credit MR1...
If you have access to a laser printer, you can also print on watercolor paper or another art paper and paint your coloring pages or use your favorite mixed-media materials. Laser is also great for coloring with markers. Copiers are laser, as are printers called “laser jet.”
Your coloring tools have a large influence on your coloring experience. If you like to color, investing in a set of high quality coloring tools is worth it. Let’s take a quick look at three popular choices for coloring:
- Gel pens
- Colored pencils
There are lots of very inexpensive gel pen sets available. Unfortunately, many cheap gel pens don’t color, or write, very well. Purchasing a cheap set that doesn’t actually work is so frustrating. That’s why I wrote an entire post on the best gel pens for coloring. These two are my top picks:
In the photo below, you can see a bit of gel pen coloring on a printable owl coloring page. Gel pens are super fun to color with, especially when you use them to add sparkly accents.
My favorite budget coloring markers are Crayola Supertips. They’re a bargain and fun for both adults and children. They’re popular for hand lettering practice, too, because you can make brand strokes or thin lines with them.
One thing to note is Crayola Supertips caps don’t always look exactly like the ink. This isn’t a unique problem – virtually every marker brand I’ve used doesn’t have a complete match between every cap color and actual color. The color also depends on the paper you’re using and how you personally color. I recommend swatching your markers out or testing them on a scrap sheet before coloring your page so you don’t have surprises.
My favorite colored pencils are Prismacolors. Prismacolor colored pencils are soft and creamy, even their more budget lines. They color easily and are great for blending.
- Soft, thick cores are perfect for shading and shadows
- Ultra-smooth, even color laydown
- Lightfast, richly saturated pigments
Free printable cute mushroom coloring sheets for adults
Because there are 24 cute mushroom person designs to print and color, downloading each one individually would be annoying and time consuming. All 24 pages are available for download in one single file. Download information is below the preview images.
Previews are grouped four pages at a time. Don’t worry – each sheet is on its own page in the PDF.
Coloring has helped me cope with difficult times. Whether you’re coloring for relaxation, a creative outlet, stress relief, or “just” fun, I hope these coloring pages bring you joy. If you enjoy them, please consider making a small donation through Ko-fi so I can continue sharing coloring pages.
Like all free coloring pages on The Artisan Life, these are licensed for personal and single classroom use. This means you are welcome to print them for yourself, your own students, and for group activities you are personally facilitating. Coloring pages are very popular with assisted living residents and senior center groups!
You are not licensed to give or sell the files or printouts to others for their personal use outside of activities you are personally organizing. Please refer your friends and coworkers to this page so they can download their own copies.
If you agree to this license, you may download the pages below:
I hope you enjoy coloring your stress away with these cute mushroom coloring sheets. Make sure to snag these additional free printable coloring pages on The Artisan Life while you’re here: