Learn: Collage in the Classroom

Are you a teacher or student? Here you can find several teaching/learning resources that bring Megan Coyle’s collages into the classroom. You’ll find lesson plans and an assortment of activities for kids.

Lesson Plans

Duck and Fish by collage artist Megan Coyle
Elementary School
Includes four different elementary school lesson plans covering animals in art and the art of storytelling.

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Blue Beaver by collage artist Megan Coyle
Middle School
Includes three lesson plans that cover animals in art, narrative collage, and painting with paper.

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Open Skies by collage artist Megan Coyle
High School
Includes three lesson plans that focus on abstract, landscape and cityscape, and self-portrait collages.

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More Info

Chow Time with collage artist Megan Coyle
Collage Process
A step-by-step look at Megan Coyle’s collage process.

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A Purple Cow's Paradise by collage artist Megan Coyle
Kid’s Corner: Activities
Includes collage pages, connect the dots, matching games, and puzzles.

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Student Art inspired by Megan Coyle's technique
Student Artwork
Artwork by students around the world who have studied Megan Coyle’s collage process.

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Resources for Artists & Creatives

Artists have been making artwork for centuries. For those non-artists out there, you're probably wondering what is it that makes
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

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Interviews & Talks

Evolution of an Artist's Website
A couple of years ago I gave a talk at a Meetup for coders and artists. During the day I
Koala by collage artist Megan Coyle
I get a lot of my inspiration from everyday life. My portraits are inspired by people I know or familiar
I'm often asked why I'm drawn to making collages entirely from magazine cutouts. Why not paint my own paper or

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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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