Art Made from Recycled Materials

Megan Coyle is an artist and illustrator who resides in Brooklyn. She takes common, everyday magazines and turns them into works of art.

Coyle has exhibited her artwork at the Ward Museum, i.d.e.a. 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

I keep trying to work on a different subject, but I'm consistently drawn back to animals. What can I say?
Another day, another collage made so I could put together a time lapse. Still life has always been a struggle
I'm generally drawn to making animal portraits, but the other day I decided to do a still life collage. I

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Resources for Artists & Creatives

Sketch by Megan Coyle
Sketchbooks are a wonderful way to practice your craft as an artist. You can use them to plan out future
Texture is the feel, appearance, or consistency of a surface. Artists use texture to add depth, interest, or balance to
It's easy to be unorganized as an artist, especially when the materials you use for your craft keep piling up

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Interviews & Talks with Megan Coyle

When you see one of my collages in-person, it's difficult to tell what they're made of. I think when it
I've been making collages ever since I was a kid. My first collage was made back when I was in
Back when I was a senior in college, I created my first cohesive body of collage work where I made

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The Adventures of Bosty

It's been a while since Bosty has gone on any adventures. He recently moved to NYC, and thought he'd head
Bosty wanted to get away for the weekend, but didn't feel like traveling too far away from DC, so he
Earlier this month, Bosty had a chance to check out the cherry blossoms in Washington, DC during their peak bloom.

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