If you have kids that love Encanto, the most popular animated feature film by Disney, then you need to download and print these free Encanto facts coloring pages!
Free Encanto Facts Coloring Pages
Encanto is a Disney film that tells the tale of an extraordinary family, the Family Madrigal, and it takes place in the mountains of Colombia, in a charmed place and in a magical house called Encanto. In this movie, kids develop magical powers thanks to the magic of the Encanto, except for the main character, Mirabel Madrigal, (who has the voice of Stephanie Beatriz) who doesn’t have a unique gift unlike the rest of her family. The feature film, directed by famous director Jared Bush and Byron Howard, is a sweet movie about embracing who we are and supporting our family members, which is very important in Colombian culture and only places in South America.
Besides being extremely beautiful and having catchy original songs, Encanto has one of the best casts in any movie by Walt Disney Animation Studios. Stephanie Beatriz, Jessica Darrow, Maluma, Diane Guerrero, John Leguizamo, Wilmer Valderrama, Angie Cepeda, Mauro Castillo, Charise Castro Smith, María Cecilia Botero, and so many other talented actors and actresses.
The movie is a great way to learn about Latin American culture and magical realism, so it’s perfect for kids in the United States and across the world who want to learn more about Colombia and its traditions.
In the following coloring pictures, you will learn what the word Encanto means and even some fun facts about the music of Lin-Manuel Miranda. Did you know that Encanto topped the Thanksgiving box office, and made $40.4 million on the opening weekend? That’s why it’s one of the most important animated movies by Disney Studio!
Anyway, back to the facts! Today we are sharing with you 12 facts about Encanto that you can download, print, and color. Saludos amigos!
12 Fun Facts You Didn’t Know About Encanto
- Encanto is Disney’s most recent animated feature, released in November 2021.
- Creating the famous songs from Encanto took five years alone.
- Encanto is Disney’s first full-length animated movie to take place in Colombia.
- Encanto means “charm”, “enchantment” in Spanish.
- The “encanto” in the movie isn’t just the house, it’s also the entire Madrigal family.
- The songs in the movie are captivating, with the most popular one being “We don’t talk about Bruno”, but “The Family Madrigal” and “Waiting on a Miracle” are also loved by families everywhere.
- Luisa can carry seven donkeys.
- Maribel is the first main Disney female character that wears glasses.
- Take a hard look at the film’s posters, as Bruno is hidden in all of them!
- Maribel is one of the shorter characters in the movie – 5 ft 2 in short.
- Encanto is the first Disney movie that focuses on Latinamerican characters.
- Madrigal family’s most loved meal is arepas de queso, “cheese arepas”, a typical Colombian meal.
Download Encanto facts printable coloring pages
SUPPLIES NEEDED FOR ENCANTO FACTS COLORING SHEETS
This coloring page is sized for standard letter printer paper dimensions – 8.5 x 11 inches.
- Something to color with: favorite crayons, colored pencils, markers, paint, water colors…
- (Optional) Something to cut with: scissors or safety scissors
- (Optional) Something to glue with: glue stick, rubber cement, school glue
- The printed Encanto coloring pages template pdf — see button below to download & print
Developmental Benefits of Coloring Pages
We may think of coloring pages as just fun, but they also have some really cool benefits for both kids and adults:
- For kids: Fine motor skill development and hand-eye coordination develop with the action of coloring or painting coloring pages. It also helps with learning patterns, color recognition, structure of drawing and so much more!
- For adults: Relaxation, deep breathing and low-set up creativity are enhanced with coloring pages.
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What was your favorite Encanto fact? Mine was #7!