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
I’m having a sweet time making all these dessert collages. With this piece, I enjoyed incorporating more texture for theRead more.
My Piece of the Pie (Lemon Meringue)
Lemon meringue pie is my favorite type of pie, so I just had to make a collage of it. GettingRead more.
A Piece of Cake
I had a lot of fun working on this collage, and I’ve been getting a lot of joy from workingRead more.
Resources for Artists & Creatives
How to Create a Portfolio
If you want to start exhibiting or selling your artwork, it’s important that you build out a portfolio so peopleRead more.
What to do with your Older Artwork
Over the years, artists can accumulate a lot of artwork. We make art when we take classes, experiment with differentRead more.
How to Give an Artist Talk
It’s important for artists to know how to talk about their artwork so they can promote it to the public.Read more.
Interviews & Talks with Megan Coyle
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.
Collages Inspired by the National Zoo
I’ve found a lot of inspiration from the National Zoo in Washington, D.C. Over the years, I’ve visited the zooRead more.
The Adventures of Bosty
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.
Bosty goes to Tampa, FL
Bosty wanted to take a break from the grind of city life, and spend some time lounging by the beach.Read more.