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 Can Have Your Cake
The other day, I worked on filming another time lapse video of my collage-making process. Usually when I’ve completed aRead more.
A collage of what’s popping when it’s summer. It’s another addition to my dessert series, and even though it’s notRead more.
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.
Resources for Artists & Creatives
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.
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.
Interviews & Talks with Megan Coyle
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.
Collages Inspired by the D.C. Landscape
I grew up in Northern Virginia, so I’ve become pretty familiar with the Washington, D.C. area over the years. AndRead more.
Why I Make Collages
I’ve been making art for as long as I can remember. I guess you could say that first I learnedRead more.
The Adventures of Bosty
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.
Bosty goes to Harry Potter World
Bosty is actually a pretty big fan of the Harry Potter books by J.K. Rowling, so the other day heRead more.
Bosty goes to Montreal
Bosty wanted to escape the winter in Washington, DC, so he jetted off to…Montreal, Canada. I suppose he wanted toRead more.