Hello Kitty, the fictional character designed by Japanese designer Yuko Shimizu, is one of the most popular subjects for kid’s coloring pages. The female Japanese bobtail cat wearing a pink-blue dress along with a cute red bow on her white head gained popularity fast after it was first introduced in Japan in 1974. The character made its debut on a designer vinyl coin purse which was the first of many similar items that featured the white bowed cat later. Hello Kitty was brought to the US in the year 1976 and received immediate positive response from the target market.
Originally aimed at small girls, Hello Kitty has now gained immense popularity among older girls and even women. At present, the character features on a wide range of products starting from school supplies and kid’s merchandise to wallets, fashion accessories and other high-end consumer products. The immense popularity of the character even gave rise to various children’s television series, making Hello Kitty a household name among small kids. They love Hello Kitty coloring pages as these allow them to spend some quality time with their favorite cute bobcat while playing with colors and shades. They can try to recreate the blue-pink combination of her dress or use their coloring skills to produce new coring styles. Whatever they do, they are sure to learn a lot about drawing.