Currently living in Ocean Beach, San Francisco with her husband and two children. Meagan has over a decade of professional experience as a contract artist, designer, and muralist. She recently switched gears, returning to school to achieve certification as an environmental horticulturist, and works at the San Francisco Botanical Garden. Creative plans for the not too distant future include generating more illustrations & prints (botanical or not), painting large panels in her studio, and gardening.
~ A history of creative projects can be seen below and/or on LinkedIn.
+ Received a certificate of achievement through the Environmental Horticulture program at CCSF in 2019.
San Francisco, CA / 2019 – Current
Gardening and floral design business providing creative landscape maintenance service to the Sunset, Richmond, and West Portal neighborhoods.
SF Botanical Garden
San Francisco, CA / 2018 – Current
A. Horticultural Management Consultant position held assisting the Chief Horticulturist with maintenance reports, data / map – coordination, and field work in the Botanical Garden.
B. Garden Internship position held for duration of one year. Over 300 hours spent assisting horticulturist with maintenance of the Andean Cloud Forest, Chilean and Australian sections in the San Francisco Botanical Garden.
San Francisco, CA / 2014 – 2016
Floral merchandising and design position. Maintained care for cut flowers and potted plants. Created floral arrangements for individuals and events.
Parks & Recreation Dept
Emeryville, CA / 2014 – 2015
Visual Arts Instructor position held for grades K – 12. Organized curriculum and conducted creative lesson plans and adventures for students on a daily basis.
San Francisco, CA / 2013 – 2014
Art Instructor position held teaching students, plus encouraging them to consider creative career options, when preparing to enroll in College.
Flax Art & Design
San Francisco, CA / 2013
Produced mural on store front to commemorate the company’s anniversary. Also instructed public art workshops at the store for a short period of time.
SF Arts Commission
San Francisco, CA / 2010 – 2013
Organized and implemented solo mural projects in neighborhoods through out the city. Instructed art classes at public elementary, middle, and high schools on a weekly basis.
London & New York / 2006 – 2008
Designed limited-series lines of apparel in participation with the “End to End” project created by Adidas. Also painted murals w/ the creative team of other artists in London & New York City to advertise for the project.
Random House Publishing
Montreal, Canada / 2007
Produced cover illustrations for a book.
Phoenix, AZ / 2008
Illustrated designs for Playstation’s PSP2 gaming merchandise.
Smitten Ice Cream
Oakland & San Francisco, CA / 2013 – 2016
Created murals and reproduced logos for Smitten Ice Cream in four different store locations.
Rochester, NY / 2012 – 2013
Returning participant in annual mural project and integral public arts event.
San Francisco, CA / 2012
Promotional in-store mural and benefit show held for Aids Foundation.
San Francisco, CA / 2012
Created a mural on the exterior of the Jay Jeffer’s office building.
United Business Media
San Francisco, CA / 2011
Created a mural in the main office of a digital publishing firm.
Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver, CO / 2008
Created series of murals in public entrance of garden, and contributed designs for banner, bus, and taxi cab advertisements.
Alverno Women’s College
Milwaukee, WI / 2007
Produced artwork for promotional billboard and bus stop advertisements. Designs were used in a commercial aired on local television to support education for Women.
University of California
Irvine, CA / 2005
Installation project created on college campus for students.
List of exhibits + details coming soon…