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
You’re Sweet as Pie
Some desserts are a little more intimidating to collage than others. I decided to tackle a pie, and was afraidRead more.
Have a Bite? Donut Mind if I do!
There’s just something sweet about making artwork that has sprinkles. I had fun coming up with the title for thisRead more.
Landscapes are one of the subjects I seldom tackle. I suppose I’m more drawn to animals than I am toRead more.
Resources for Artists & Creatives
Why is Art Important?
Art is important for a number of reasons – it makes life more interesting and cultivates an inspiring environment. ItRead more.
Why Should You Plan Out Your Art Composition?
Art is a process, and figuring out your composition before you get started, will speed up the art-making process. SoRead more.
Why do Artists use Sketchbooks?
Sketchbooks are a great tool for artists to practice their craft. You can think of sketching as creating a roughRead more.
Interviews & Talks with Megan Coyle
Q & A: How Long Have You Been Making Collages?
I’ve been making collages ever since I was a kid. My first collage was made back when I was inRead more.
Collages Inspired by my Family
Back when I was a senior in college, I created my first cohesive body of collage work where I madeRead more.
How my Art Portfolio Site Evolved
I studied painting and creative writing when I was in college. As an art major, I had a project toRead more.
The Adventures of Bosty
Bosty goes to the Outer Banks, NC
Bosty loves the beach, so he wanted to head off to the Outer Banks for the week. It might beRead more.
Bosty goes to Chincoteague, VA
Bosty wanted to get away for the weekend, but didn’t feel like traveling too far away from DC, so heRead more.
Bosty visits the Cherry Blossoms in DC
Earlier this month, Bosty had a chance to check out the cherry blossoms in Washington, DC during their peak bloom.Read more.