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Freelance Illustration and design, for both formal and not so formal industries.

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Logo, Corporate Identity Design and collateral design | Editorial layout and illustration | Art Direction | Typography Design and Illustration | Character Design and Illustration | Children's book illustration |

Personalized Illustrations | Custom wallpaper or wall Decal design | Murals | Interprative signage

Alice's Adventure
in Wonderland
 
Written by Lewis Carroll
Published by Imagnary house (2018) 
Illustrated by Megan Bird
What on earth
am I?
 
Written by Lara Salomone
Published by Imagnary house (2018) 
Illustrated by Megan Bird
The Brave turtle
 
Written by Brad Harris
Published by Imagnary house (2018)

Commisioned by the

National Sea Rescue Institute

Illustrated by Megan Bird

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Megan Bird is a South African illustrator, based in Pretoria. In 2011 she graduated with a BA degree from The Open window school of visual communication design. The following year she co-founded the illustration collective DRIEHOEK  with whom she shared multiple successful illustration exhibitions in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Pretoria.

 

In 2018 she Illustrated and published three books, a South African rendition of Alice in Wonderland, a Picture book called ‘what on earth am I’ and a storybook ‘the brave turtle’ benefitting the NSIR (national sea rescue institute) and the two oceans Aquarium turtle rehabilitation centre. 

 

In collaboration with TBWA Durban and Space Ace custom studio, she received the Assagi leadership award. She takes special pride in the relationships she has cultivated with clients and agencies around the world and looks forward to many more international and local collaborations.

 

With 7 years experience behind her, she is absolutely passionate about illustration and design, she puts her heart and soul into every job. In her work, she Specialises in Nature and educational illustrations and takes special inspiration from the scientific world. In her spare time, she is a maker of things, a raiser of children and a study of science and history.


 

 

Photo by Bernard Brand

Photo by Bernard Brand

 
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meganthebird@gmail.com

+(27) 72 6089 329

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