Art Made from Recycled Materials

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 with Megan Coyle

Mandarin Duck
Birds are always a fun subject to tackle since there are so many different species out there. This particular collage
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Sea Explorer
When I was growing up, turtles were one of my favorite animals. I remember I had a number of turtle
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Mark and Sophie
“Mark and Sophie” is a portrait that I was commissioned to make for the wife of a former boss of
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Interviews & Talks with Megan Coyle

Q & A: Why Art?
While growing up, if I wasn’t taking art classes at a local gallery, I took an art class at school.
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Q & A: What do you listen to while you work on artwork?
It’s usually nice to have something playing in the background when you’re in the studio. I like to I listen
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Q & A: What do you use to photograph your artwork?
I’ve gotten this question a few times over the past few months, so I thought I’d go ahead and share
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The Adventures of Bosty

Bosty Enjoys the Great Outdoors
This past weekend, Bosty decided to explore the outdoors by heading off to Charlotte, North Carolina. He was anxious to escape
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Bosty goes to San Francisco
Bosty realized it had been way too long since his last adventure, so he decided it was time to head
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Bosty goes to Los Angeles
Bosty decided to take a break from the DC winter by heading off to Los Angeles, California. His first stop?
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