Megan Watson
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Megan Watson

Graphic DesignerUnited Kingdom
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Megan Watson

Graphic DesignerUnited Kingdom
About me
I'm Megan Watson, an interdisciplinary designer. Animator, artist, and Illustrator producing both original and commissioned prints alongside specializing in animation and 3D art. I am also apart of the artist collective SWM. Through SWM, I host workshops and creative events as well as being the coordinator for the graphic design and visualization of the brand. ​ I’m interested in converting aspects of nature into digital formats, working largely with 3D rendering software to explore the modern relationship with nature.
Projects
  • Desert of The Mind
    Desert of The MindMusic video I animated for Leeds based musician Obyssia
  • Moonray Pixie
    Moonray PixieHappy to be announcing my collaboration with musician Grace Stubbings. I've developed a 3D character that will feature across artwork and music videos for Moonray Pixie.
  • Natural AI
    Natural AII’m interested in converting aspects of nature into digital formats, using 3D rendering software to explore the modern relationship with nature. Natural AI imagines AI as an organic self-developing form. What would it look like to cut out the ‘middle-man’ and have metallic post-human intelligence emerge independently? To find out more visit: NATURAL AI | Mwatson (megwatson.co.uk)
  • Grow, Bloom, Love.
    Grow, Bloom, Love.SWM collective digital show, in collaboration with Dovetail Joints and WET Productions SWM is a collective of three recent graduates from three principal backgrounds. Combining their experiences in art, music, and dance they work collaboratively on art and social engagement projects. They produce original work whilst also hosting workshops in the local community. SWM stands for Supporting Wellbeing through Making. Inspiring creativity is a goal that lies at the core of their creative practice.
  • ODAS - The Long Dark (Official Video)
    ODAS - The Long Dark (Official Video)Animated video I created, commissioned by ODAS. The Long Dark is part of the #DeadScenePoems​ project released across 2021. Supported by Help Musicians. The Long Dark premiered at the 2021 Wakefield Artwalk Film Festival.
  • T-shirts for change
    T-shirts for changePurchase with a purpose The #NeverLoseHope Campaign is devoted to raising awareness and support for the mental health of refugees. Each t-shirt sold will provide 1 support session for a refugee in need provided by a former child refugee himself, Gulwali Passarlay - a global advocate for the refugee crisis and author of the inspiring book, The Lightless Sky. It's printed on demand in a renewable energy powered factory and made from organic, and recycled cotton so you'll be part of the pioneering
Work history
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    Ambassador and Graphic DesignerBe The Change Project
    London, United KingdomPart Time
    I have been volunteering with Be the Change Project as a graphic designer. Designing a series of t-shirts and products raising money to support humanitarian and environmental causes, as well as producing illustrations for their social media content.
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    Visual ArtistSWM collective
    United KingdomPart Time
    SWM is a collective of three artist from three principal backgrounds. Combining our experiences in art, music and dance we want to bring the gift of creativity to the community. We have previously collaborated on creative projects, working together to host interactive installations and workshops. Individually we have gained transferable skills from community experiences in music, art and movement workshops held in various locations across the UK. We are utilising all of the skills that we have gained from these experiences to create a local collective which aims to promote confidence, teamwork, creative expression and mental well-being amongst participants. - Grace Stubbings, Megan Watson, Victoria Murray
Skills
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • 3D Animation
  • 3D Artist
  • Motion Graphics
  • Video Art
  • Content Creation
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Blender 3D
  • Blender
Education
    Goldsmiths, University of London logo
    Goldsmiths, University of London logo
    DesignGoldsmiths, University of London
     - London, United Kingdom
    I studied Critical and Speculative Design - a very fast-paced course that encouraged a strong narrative of social responsibility and ethical debate within our design practise.