Megan Coyle is an artist and illustrator who resides in the Washington, D.C. area. She takes common, everyday magazines and turns them into works of art.
Coyle has exhibited her artwork at the Ward Museum, Smithsonian Ripley Center, Art League Gallery, Krempp Gallery, and other galleries around the country. She has been internationally published in publications that include the Washington Post, Somerset Studio, and Papirmasse. Coyle is also the author and illustrator of the children’s book Duck & Fish.
In the Studio
I haven’t explored collaging different dog breeds all that much, so the other day I figured I’d tackle a CollieRead more.
The Long Haired Doxie
Long haired dachshunds are one of my favorite kind of dogs. This portrait was made as a gift for myRead more.
The Smiling Koala
The other day, I wanted to get started on a new collage. I’ve been thinking that I really need toRead more.
Resources for Artists & Creatives
10 Ways to get Inspired
Inspiration is something that can find you at the most unexpected times, but it’s also something that you need toRead more.
How to “Paint with Paper”
I call the collage technique I use, “painting with paper,” because I manipulate magazine strips in such a way thatRead more.
How to Develop a Creative Support Network
Criticism and hard work come with the territory of being an artist. And in order to move past all thatRead more.
Interviews & Talks
Why I Make Collages
I’ve been making art for as long as I can remember. I guess you could say that first I learnedRead more.
Code Artist by Day, Fine Artist by Night
People often think I’m a full-time visual artist, although I’m actually a full-time web developer who makes artwork part-time. I still considerRead more.
The Ongoing Discouragement Factor
I’ve been told that as a kid, I used to draw an abnormal amount. I’d spend hours with coloring booksRead more.
The Adventures of Bosty
Bosty goes to Grounds for Sculpture
Bosty decided to take a break from the Washington, DC area, and headed up to Hamilton, New Jersey to checkRead more.
Bosty goes to the Hirshhorn
Since Bosty lives in the Washington, DC area, he decided to stop by the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden toRead more.
Bosty goes to SFMOMA
While visiting San Francisco, Bosty decided to check out the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. He especially wanted toRead more.