Pirate and Pirate Ship Coloring Pages and Sheets
Pirate Coloring Pages
Learn about pirates while coloring them. I also have treasure chests, a flag, ships and more. You can listen to music while you're here and even test your pirate knowledge with a fun quiz.
Is Captain Jack Sparrow your favorite? If so, bring him to life with crayons. Want to know why pirates wear eye patches? Find out now, along with other interesting facts.
Are you a Captain Hook fan? I have him as well. I've tried to blend both factual and fictional information together to make this both entertaining and educational.
Pirate image by Gage Skidmore at Flickr through Creative Commons licensing.
Pirate Flag Coloring Page
The skull and crossbones that were flown on pirate ships became known as the Jolly Roger. It was meant as a symbol of death. This was a warning to other ships.Although it's common to see these flags as black and white, the original pirate flags were red.
Skull and bones image courtesy of WPClipart.
Treasure Chest Coloring
Although there are legends about pirates burying their treasure, in reality, few did. The pirate best known for burying treasure was William Kidd, better known as Captain Kidd. Otherwise, treasure was shared among the crew members.
Treasure chest image courtesy of WPClipart.
How to Talk Like a Pirate Book
This is a really fun book for kids who like pirates. Children can enjoy a good story line, while learning pirate slang.
Treasure Chest Coloring Page
Although a treasure chest is commonly associated with a pirate's loot, money and jewels were not the only thing that pirates would steal.Sometimes, the stole food and beverages. Other times, they would steal clothing, weapons or anything else they felt they needed at the time.
Treasure chest image courtesy of WPClipart.
A nickname for pirates treasure is booty.
Yo Ho Yo Ho A Pirates Life for Me Video
Here's some music to get you into a pirate mood. This is from the Pirates of the Caribbean ride in Disneyland.
Pirates of the Caribbean Captain Jack Sparrow
My favorite pirate, although fictional, is that of Captain Jack Sparrow, portrayed in the Disney movie series by Johnny Depp. I can't even imagine someone else playing this role. He originally based his character on Keith Richards of the rock band The Rolling Stones.
Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow image by sandra.scherer at Flickr through Creative Commons licensing.
Jack Sparrow Coloring Pages
Captain Jack Sparrow image by wimayr at Flickr through Creative Commons licensing.
Jack Sparrow Coloring Sheet
Image by wimayr at Flicker through Creative Commons licensing.
Pirates of the Caribbean Coloring Book
Join Jack, Will and Elizabeth for some coloring fun. There are also fun activities for kids.
Pirates of the Caribbean Coloring Pages
Need more Pirates of the Caribbean coloring pages? Then just check out the links below. Each link will take you to a free, printable coloring page.The image here is the real Black Pearl that was used in the Pirates of the Caribbean. Isn't it cool looking?
The credit for this image goes to meshmar2 at Flickr through Creative Commons licensing.
Did you know that not all pirates were lawbreakers? During the Elizabethan Era, which ran from 1558-1603, there were pirates who were authorized by their country to attack ships from countries which were thought to be enemies.
Ever wonder why you don't see many female pirates on pirate ships? That's because they were thought to bring bad luck.Eye patches are closely associated with pirates. They didn't wear them because their eyes were injured or missing, they wore them to condition themselves to be able to see in the dark.
Island image by TORLEY at Flickr through Creative Commons licensing.
Pirate Ship Coloring Pages
One of the better known pirates is Blackbeard. His real first name was Edward. His real last name is unclear, although many believe it to be Teach or Thatch.The ship shown here is Queen Anne's Revenge. It was the ship that Blackbeard commanded.
Image by Joseph Nicholls at Wikimedia Commons.
Ship coloring page is courtesy of WPClipart.
Did you know there was a Golden Age of Pirates?
Pirate Quiz Poll
How did you do on the quiz?
Pirate Picture to Color
Pirate face image courtesy of WPClipart.
Pirates Coloring Page
Image courtesy of WPClipart.
Captain Hook Coloring Pages
Another favorite pirate of kids is Peter Pan's Captain Hook. Feel free to use the coloring page below or under it, I have some links to easier coloring pages. Let's face it, sometimes us adults like to color, too.
Captain Hook image by starrynight_012 at Flickr through Creative Commons licensing.
Captain Hook image by F. D. Bedford at Wikimedia Commons.
Captain Hook's Waltz
Captain Hook Play Set
Have a Captain Hook fan in the household? If so, check out this fun play set. Don't tell anyone, but it contains a trap door!
Have more than one person you need coloring pages for? Then you might enjoy this. What I like about these is afterwards, each person has a new bookmark that they personally made.Pirate bookmarks are courtesy of WPClipart.
Check out all of these fun props. Who's ready to dress like a pirate?
This hook is detailed and decorative, yet reasonably priced.
Feel like a pirate with this felt pirate hat.
More Coloring Fun
- Free Ship Coloring Pages for Kids and Adults
Free, printable ship and boat coloring pages. Included are pirate, sailboat and viking coloring sheets.