Art Made from Recycled Materials

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

The Colorful Parrot
Lately I’ve been using more solid colors in my collages, so this time around, I wanted to mix in more
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Slow and Steady
I’m drawn to making animal collages because I love how much variety there is when it comes to animals. They
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Golden Girl
I’ve always been a bit of a dog person. I grew up with a dog, and I always appreciate getting
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Resources for Artists & Creatives

Top 10 Things to do When You’re in a Creative Rut
I was recently in a bit of a creative rut. I was feeling uninspired and noticed that my attitude about
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Interviews & Talks with Megan Coyle

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The Adventures of Bosty

Code Artist by Day, Fine Artist by Night
People often think I’m a full-time visual artist, although I’m actually a full-time web developer who makes artwork part-time. I still consider
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Bosty goes to the National Gallery
Bosty wanted to explore one of the museums in the Washington, DC area, so he decided to stop by the
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The Ongoing Discouragement Factor
I’ve been told that as a kid, I used to draw an abnormal amount. I’d spend hours with coloring books
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