Makewells

Megan Wells. Based in Fort Lauderdale, FL, US.

  • 65 awards won
  • 677 comments made
  • 15031 votes cast

Awards

  • winner 14
  • editor pick 51

About Makewells

I'm an artist/illustrator who dabbles in just about everything. Most days I can be found working from my studio in sunny South Florida, with my husband and our crazy dog George.

designs by Makewells


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comments

Jennifer Holbrook on Feb 09 2018
Jennifer Holbrook
  • Minted May 7, 2017
  • 4 Awards
  • 811 Comments made
  • 9155 Votes cast

Hi Megan, thanks so much for your like on my "Cheerful Abundance" design! Much appreciated. Your work is gorgeous. Best wishes in the challenge.

Field and Sky on Jul 25 2017
Field and Sky
  • Minted Aug 18, 2015
  • 6 Awards
  • 168 Comments made
  • 2893 Votes cast

Hi Megan, thanks for your like on my "Washed-Out Beachy Cool" piece. Really loving your painted animals! Best wishes to you!

Alison Jerry Designs on Jul 11 2017
Alison Jerry Designs
  • Minted Jun 1, 2014
  • 40 Awards
  • 1663 Comments made
  • 2071 Votes cast

Hello Megan, Thanks so much for your support on my new work for the Pottery Barn challenge. You have lovely work and wishing you all the best!

Coco and Ellie Design on May 08 2017
Coco and Ellie Design
  • Minted Dec 9, 2008
  • 169 Awards
  • 1757 Comments made
  • 25173 Votes cast

Hi Megan, You're too sweet! All the best in the challenge!

Jenny Partrite on Nov 16 2016
Jenny Partrite
  • Minted Aug 19, 2014
  • 8 Awards
  • 149 Comments made
  • 2916 Votes cast

Hi Megan, Thank you for the like...I just love your work: )

Playground Prints on Nov 08 2016
Playground Prints
  • Minted Nov 9, 2015
  • 18 Awards
  • 181 Comments made
  • 5872 Votes cast

Thank you for the like, Megan! Best of luck in the challenge! :)

Debb W on May 01 2016
Debb W
  • Minted Jul 14, 2011
  • 8 Awards
  • 7596 Comments made
  • 100362 Votes cast

Hi Megan, I was just swooning over your bold and abstract christmas, which took me to your website, to here! Love your work, God has blessed your with amazing talent! : )

Tatiana Nogueiras on Apr 06 2016
Tatiana Nogueiras
  • Minted Jun 15, 2015
  • 7 Awards
  • 287 Comments made
  • 18108 Votes cast

Hi Megan, thank you so much for the like!!!

Susan Moyal on Feb 26 2016
Susan Moyal
  • Minted Jan 18, 2014
  • 139 Awards
  • 2267 Comments made
  • 17289 Votes cast

Hi Megan thank you so much for your like…just made my day:) I love everything you create!! Btw ..I so look forward to you insta feed its so inspiring the amount of beautiful work you create and now even with a new baby:)

Lori Wemple on Feb 20 2016
Lori Wemple
  • Minted Nov 19, 2011
  • 398 Awards
  • 4529 Comments made
  • 11031 Votes cast

Aw thank you so much for the sweet comments <3 Your PBK entries are amazing! Your Cheery Blooms is especially stunning, I'd love to have it in my home!! :) xx

Me Amelia on Jan 18 2016
Me Amelia
  • Minted Jan 21, 2012
  • 8 Awards
  • 926 Comments made
  • 38283 Votes cast

Thank you so much for the like on my work, Megan. Best of luck to you.

Ekaterina Romanova on Dec 16 2015
Ekaterina Romanova
  • Minted Jun 7, 2015
  • 11 Awards
  • 403 Comments made
  • 9243 Votes cast

Hi Megan! Thank you so much for your kind comment and for your participation in my poll! Really appreciate your input. Best of luck!

Susan Brown on Dec 11 2015
Susan Brown
  • Minted May 18, 2011
  • 192 Awards
  • 2437 Comments made
  • 105904 Votes cast

Hey Megan, I've been wondering if that party invite was too off for this challenge so your "like" was so welcome. It might not do well but I had fun making it. Thanks again. Susan

Chryssi Tsoupanarias on Dec 10 2015
Chryssi Tsoupanarias
  • Minted Aug 30, 2012
  • 74 Awards
  • 1056 Comments made
  • 28385 Votes cast

Megan, thank you so much for your super sweet comment, it made my day! :)

Hooray Creative on Nov 19 2015
Hooray Creative
  • Minted Nov 23, 2010
  • 477 Awards
  • 2354 Comments made
  • 21809 Votes cast

Thanks so much, Megan! I really appreciate your support. You have so many great entries, too! Fantastic work!! :)

Carol Fazio on Nov 18 2015
Carol Fazio
  • Minted Jun 23, 2011
  • 39 Awards
  • 6392 Comments made
  • 26184 Votes cast

Never enough gaudy I fear! Loving every single one of your wedding designs, Meg! You were painterly and prolific! So much wow!

Sarah Johnson on Sep 09 2015
Sarah Johnson
  • Minted Aug 27, 2011
  • 3 Awards
  • 291 Comments made
  • 10894 Votes cast

Thank you so much for the like on Autumn Nuptials--such a compliment coming from you :) All of your submissions for the STD challenge are beautiful and sure to pick up wins!

Hooray Creative on Sep 09 2015
Hooray Creative
  • Minted Nov 23, 2010
  • 477 Awards
  • 2354 Comments made
  • 21809 Votes cast

Thanks for the nice comment on my save the date, Megan! You totally made my day! I'm a huge fan of your painting and lettering as well! :)

Thuy Do on Sep 03 2015
Thuy Do
  • Minted Aug 2, 2015
  • 3 Awards
  • 112 Comments made
  • 471 Votes cast

Hi Megan - it's so great to hear you like the foil on "A Modern Flair!" Truly appreciate your time and feedback! Love your typography designs btw! :)

Thuy Do on Sep 03 2015
Thuy Do
  • Minted Aug 2, 2015
  • 3 Awards
  • 112 Comments made
  • 471 Votes cast

Hi Megan - it's so great to hear you like the foil on "A Modern Flair!" Truly appreciate your time and feedback! Love your typography designs btw! :)

Thuy Do on Sep 03 2015
Thuy Do
  • Minted Aug 2, 2015
  • 3 Awards
  • 112 Comments made
  • 471 Votes cast

Hi Megan - it's so great to hear you like the foil on "A Modern Flair!" Truly appreciate your time and feedback! Love your typography designs btw! :)

Chris Griffith on Sep 02 2015
Chris Griffith
  • Minted Aug 27, 2011
  • 132 Awards
  • 5125 Comments made
  • 38287 Votes cast

Megan you rocked in the non photo challenge!!!! Congrats on more wins than I think anyone. Great accomplishment and love your entries.

Melanie Severin on Aug 21 2015
Melanie Severin
  • Minted May 19, 2011
  • 137 Awards
  • 3652 Comments made
  • 52749 Votes cast

Thank you so much, Megan! Love your logo/header art too, and I've been really enjoying following your #makewells365 posts on Instagram - so much goodness :)

Lori Wemple on Aug 11 2015
Lori Wemple
  • Minted Nov 19, 2011
  • 398 Awards
  • 4529 Comments made
  • 11031 Votes cast

Aw thank you so much for the nice comment :) Your entries are so striking! l'm foreseeing a lot of wins! :) xx

Chris Griffith on Aug 02 2015
Chris Griffith
  • Minted Aug 27, 2011
  • 132 Awards
  • 5125 Comments made
  • 38287 Votes cast

Thanks Megan! I agree on making the type smaller and will do so when I take down the poll. :)

Aimee Siberon on Jul 31 2015
Aimee Siberon
  • Minted Jul 9, 2013
  • 3 Awards
  • 47 Comments made
  • 2573 Votes cast

thanks for the like Megan

Petra Kern on Jun 03 2015
Petra Kern
  • Minted Mar 7, 2013
  • 117 Awards
  • 616 Comments made
  • 3802 Votes cast

Hi Megan - you are very welcome - love that design. Wish you good luck with everything!

Lea Delaveris on Jun 03 2015
Lea Delaveris
  • Minted Jun 17, 2010
  • 88 Awards
  • 3013 Comments made
  • 55022 Votes cast

Thanks for your encouraging words on my design, Megan. Very much appreciated! I'm pretty obsessed with your entries, so it really does mean a lot :)

Four Wet Feet Studio on May 27 2015
Four Wet Feet Studio
  • Minted May 25, 2010
  • 135 Awards
  • 237 Comments made
  • 8399 Votes cast

Hi Megan! Thanks a lot for your help!!!

Lori Wemple on May 13 2015
Lori Wemple
  • Minted Nov 19, 2011
  • 398 Awards
  • 4529 Comments made
  • 11031 Votes cast

Thank you so much for the sweet comment. I am loving your art prints!

Nazia Hyder on Apr 17 2015
Nazia Hyder
  • Minted May 8, 2012
  • 41 Awards
  • 5816 Comments made
  • 9960 Votes cast

Always a pleasure,I'm glad it worked Megan! It looks super awesome,absolutely love it!

Lea Delaveris on Apr 14 2015
Lea Delaveris
  • Minted Jun 17, 2010
  • 88 Awards
  • 3013 Comments made
  • 55022 Votes cast

Megan - thank you SO much for your encouraging comment on my Bright design. I was a little unsure about the lettering. I was hoping it didn't look like it was done by a 4th grader :)

Grace Kreinbrink on Mar 10 2015
Grace Kreinbrink
  • Minted Sep 22, 2013
  • 204 Awards
  • 322 Comments made
  • 6721 Votes cast

Hi Megan, Thank you so much for the sweet comment about my work. I have been working really hard to refine my work a bit, so thank you for the compliment it means a lot!

Lori Wemple on Feb 17 2015
Lori Wemple
  • Minted Nov 19, 2011
  • 398 Awards
  • 4529 Comments made
  • 11031 Votes cast

Loved your comment!! I want a mimosa too!! :) xx

Nazia Hyder on Feb 10 2015
Nazia Hyder
  • Minted May 8, 2012
  • 41 Awards
  • 5816 Comments made
  • 9960 Votes cast

Thankyou for your sweet note on my Meadow design Megan,it really means a lot coming from you since your work is so beautiful :)

Angela Thompson on Feb 08 2015
Angela Thompson
  • Minted Sep 24, 2011
  • 88 Awards
  • 541 Comments made
  • 4266 Votes cast

Thank you for your comment Megan itsvery kind. I love your work you have a fresh and beautiful style :)

lace and love notes on Feb 06 2015
lace and love notes
  • Minted Dec 13, 2010
  • 1 Award
  • 30 Comments made
  • 7652 Votes cast

Thank you for the like! Makes my day being recognized by such talented artists!

Kelly Place on Feb 05 2015
Kelly Place
  • Minted Aug 26, 2014
  • 2 Awards
  • 56 Comments made
  • 5876 Votes cast

i have to say, i find your work so refreshing! just lovely :)

Deborah Velasquez on Feb 04 2015
Deborah Velasquez
  • Minted Feb 3, 2014
  • 42 Awards
  • 337 Comments made
  • 3900 Votes cast

Thanks Megan for your comments regarding Green Garden. Your entries were really gorgeous, best of luck.

Debra Pruskowski on Jan 13 2015
Debra Pruskowski
  • Minted Dec 19, 2012
  • 11 Awards
  • 899 Comments made
  • 10750 Votes cast

Megan, thanks for your sweet comments about my Scarves design - actually did just also do it in watercolors.

Grace Kreinbrink on Jan 13 2015
Grace Kreinbrink
  • Minted Sep 22, 2013
  • 204 Awards
  • 322 Comments made
  • 6721 Votes cast

Hi Megan, I am a big fan of your work! Your recent entries are all so lovely.

Jennifer Wick on Jan 13 2015
Jennifer Wick
  • Minted Sep 2, 2010
  • 367 Awards
  • 4099 Comments made
  • 20218 Votes cast

Your comment made my week, thank you!! And I am obsessed with your paintings - I adore the splendid series, think pink and the cupcake/bday ones. One of those will be going in my studio!

Laura Bolter Design on Jan 09 2015
Laura Bolter Design
  • Minted Oct 11, 2011
  • 138 Awards
  • 1550 Comments made
  • 42006 Votes cast

Thanks for the comment on my photos, Megan!

Phrosne Ras on Dec 07 2014
Phrosne Ras
  • Minted Jul 11, 2012
  • 329 Awards
  • 5622 Comments made
  • 15975 Votes cast

aaw thanks Megan, you so sweet. i appreciate you!

Jan Shepherd on Nov 25 2014
Jan Shepherd
  • Minted Jul 5, 2014
  • 7 Awards
  • 2054 Comments made
  • 7895 Votes cast

Thanks so much for your thoughtful feedback on my wedding invitation - I was sort of leaning towards the smaller illustration too - but have spent so long looking at it all I almost can't make a decision. Love your work :)

Sarah Curry on Aug 12 2014
Sarah Curry
  • Minted Oct 12, 2011
  • 80 Awards
  • 2034 Comments made
  • 17202 Votes cast

Thank you for the sweet comments, Megan! Your work is beautiful!

Jen H. on Apr 15 2014
Jen H.
  • Minted Oct 1, 2012
  • 2 Awards
  • 19 Comments made

Hi Megan, Thanks so much for the feedback on my holiday submission - it's my first time submitting to any challenges so I really appreciate it! P.S. Your artwork is really beautiful!!

Phrosne Ras on Mar 04 2014
Phrosne Ras
  • Minted Jul 11, 2012
  • 329 Awards
  • 5622 Comments made
  • 15975 Votes cast

Megan your entries are really stunning and I love the work on your website as well. Glad you entered the West Elm Challenge!

Neeta Sawhney on Feb 04 2014
Neeta Sawhney
  • Minted Dec 4, 2011
  • 10 Awards
  • 3017 Comments made
  • 16099 Votes cast

love your work very nice simple yet has a big impact