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Common Birds Coloring Pages

The Bird Coloring Book contains line drawings of many common feeder birds. Download the coloring book here and print out and have your students color the images using a field guide.

Most of the pictures in this coloring book were drawn by the noted bird artist and ornithologist, Louis Agassiz Fuertes (1872-1927). Fuertes, a native of Ithaca, New York and a Cornell University graduate, is known for his realistic bird art. Look for his signature initials: L. A. F. The other drawings are by William Montagna, signature initials: W. M.

In order to download the coloring book, you will need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader.

The following birds are included in the coloring book:

Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)
Cooper’s Hawk (Accipiter cooperii)
Rock Dove (Pigeon) (Columba livia)
Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura)
Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris)
Rufous Hummingbird (Selasphorus rufus)
Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus)
Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens)
Hairy Woodpecker (Picoides villosus)
Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus)
Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)
Scrub Jay (Aphelocoma coerulescens)
Stellar’s Jay (Cyanocitta stelleri)
American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus)
Carolina Chickadee (Poecile carolinensis)
Mountain Chickadee (Poecile gambeli)
Chestnut-backed Chickadee (Poecile rufescens)
Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor)
Red-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta canadensis)
White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis)
Brown Creeper (Certhia americana)
Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus)
Golden-crowned Kinglet (Regulus satrapa)
American Robin (Turdus migratorius)
Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorurm)
European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)
Pine Warbler (Dendroica pinus)
Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)
Eastern Towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmus)
Spotted Towhee (Pipilo maculatus)
American Tree Sparrow (Spizella arborea)
Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina)
Fox Sparrow (Passerella iliaca)
Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)
White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis)
White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys)
Dark-eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis)
Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis)
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus)
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula)
Brown-headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater)
Pine Grosbeak (Pinicola enucleator)
Purple Finch (Carpodacus purpureus)
Red Crossbill (Loxia curvirostra) or White-winged Crossbill (Loxia leucoptera)
Common Redpoll (Carduelis flammea)
Pine Siskin (Carduelis pinus)
American Goldfinch (Carduelis tristis)
House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)
These drawings are reprinted with the generous permission of the publisher, Comstock Publishing Company, Inc., Ithaca, New York.