©2020 Megan Bird | +27 726089329 | meganthebird@gmail.com | South Africa, Gauteng

Specializing in

ILLUSTRATION and TYPOGRAPHY

PORTFOLIO

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

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COMMERCIAL ILLUSTRATION

Collaborations with like-minded brands, Retail

Products and things

that should be.

ENVIRONMENTAL ILLUSTRATION

Illustration focused on  education and information, natural sciences that are graphic and engaging

CHILDRENS ILLUSTRATION

Naturalised or cute these illustrations are targeted at younger audiences particularly childrens publications

TYPOGRAPHY

Fun and contemporary

lettering in a variety of styles that live up to modern trends

CONTEMPORARY

ART PRINTS

Personal projects and

exhibition pieces.

Shop coming soon...

 
 

ABOUT

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 center. 

 

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 9 years of 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 great high five giver

Photo by Bernard Brand

Photo by Nicole Oh

 

SAY HI!

Email or drop me a line anytime
 

meganthebird@gmail.com

+(27) 72 6089 329

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