A self-taught artist, Magan has been a long time resident of Baltimore City, Maryland, where she spent 15 years with the Children’s Museum in Baltimore. She re-directed her path to become a master naturalist, professional artist, and informal educator. Magan evokes connections between human traditions and nature by working through abstract themes with water and mixed media on canvas and paper. She highlights her travels, her love of the natural world, and folk design. Magan holds a M.S. and B.S. from Towson University where she studied theatre arts and human resource development. Most recently, her work has been seen at the Circle Gallery, in Annapolis, MD, the Studios of Key West, in Key West, FL, the John James Audubon Center in Audubon, PA, the Annapolis Maritime Museum in Annapolis, MD, Atomic Books in Baltimore, MD, the Lemonade Stand Gallery, in Key West, FL, the Saville Gallery in Cumberland, MD, and on the cover of the Baltimore Review.