Artwork by Melanie Collins
In this special booklet there are seven lovely pictures for you to colour in. Each one has an interesting story to tell.
Butterflies use colours for different purposes: to attract a mate, to warn enemies that they don’t taste good, and to hide away.
Use whatever colours you choose, but if you want the true colours take a look at the Colour Guide available at:
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