Madeline Coy

As California native, and local Santa Cruz artist, she experiences her world through multitude of mediums, her favorite being ink & charcoal illustrations, oil painting, photography, and woodworking. An outdoor enthusiast and animal lover, she derives the majority of her subject matter through her worldly interactions and observations, with a focus on form and essence of being. When not nose deep in a project, she can be found skating along East Cliff with her dog Jade, writing, dancing to live music, or competing in a fiery game of chess.



Studied at:

Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara

Cabrillo College, Aptos

Crewed for:

Chardonnay Sailing Charters, Santa Cruz California (90ft mono haul sailboat)

Blue Sailing Charters, Cartegena Colombia (45ft catamaran sailboat)

Gigante Bay Hostel, Gigante Nicaragua (45ft catamaran sailboat)

Traveled to:

England, Portugal, Spain, France, Holland, Italy, Greece, Hungary, Colombia, Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Qatar, South Africa, Swaziland, Mozambique, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Indonesia, Morocco.