Art CV

MICHELLE RAINVILLE 


SUMMARY

Michelle-of-many trades forging community through connection, communication,

creativity, and compassion. Particular strengths in providing empathy, patience, creativity,

as well as experience providing training, executive, administrative, marketing, and project

management support.


RELEVANT EXPERIENCE


CREATIVE, MICHELLE RAINVILLE;

WASHINGTON AND CALIFORNIA - PRESENT-2010

Creating stickers, apparel, paintings, small home goods, sculptures, and photography for

sale. Researching and creating content for personal and public usage. Graphic design:

branding, logo design and development, and marketing material creation. Online and

event sales and marketing.


PRODUCTION ASSISTANCE, LOCATIONS AND ART DEPARTMENT, INDEPENDENT;

LOS ANGELES, CA - 2015-2012

Creating props, designing and decorating sets, and making movie magic on the fly.

Scouting and securing locations, solving problems with the public, researching permitting

local to the area, and maintaining calm on set.


COMPOSTING EDUCATOR AND CO-FOUNDER, MOBOKASHI;

LOS ANGELES, CA - 2014-2012

Lead workshops teaching fermentation style composting in various settings: one-oneone,

small and large group, corporate and private trainings.


FINISH CARPENTER’S APPRENTICE, INTEGRITY DESIGN BUILD;

MDR, CA - 2014-2013

Developed cutting and fitting skills, learned to precisely measure, and installed interior

trim. Built, installed, and mounted furniture and cabinets. Assisted in the renovation of

kitchens and bathrooms.


EDUCATION


PASADENA CITY COLLEGE, PASADENA, CA USA - 2017-2019

Introduction to Electronic Prepress Techniques for Screenprinting - Training in Adobe Photoshop

and Adobe Illustrator

Beginning and Advanced Screenprinting on Textiles

Color and Composition - Two Dimensional Design

rainville.studio or michelleofmanytrades.com


LOS ANGELES CITY COLLEGE, LOS ANGELES, CA, USA - 2011

Foundational Drawing

Web Design Basics: Dreamweaver


BOSTON UNIVERSITY, BOSTON, MA, USA - 1999-2003

BA in Political Science with Public Policy focus

Graphic Design


EXHIBITIONS

2019 Group Exhibition, Open Press Project, Kölner Graphikwerkstatt, Cologne, Germany

2019 Two-Person Art Exhibition, Buds and Bosses, Los Angeles, CA

2018 Group Exhibition, Little Acorn Arts Foundation, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2011 Two-person Exhibition, The Good Hurt, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2011 Group Exhibition, Alice in Wonderland 2, The Hive, Los Angeles, CA, USA


COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS

2017-2019 Cottage Co-Operative Nursery School, Instagram (creation of content,

photography and editing, and publishing with Jason Ballard)


COLLECTIONS

Open Press Project, Cologne, Germany

Private Collection, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Private Collection, Manila, Philippines


TEACHING

2020-2021 Kindergarten and 1st Grade Homeschool Teacher

2019 Parent Educator, Woodland Park Co-Operative Preschool

2017-2019 Parent Educator, Cottage Co-Operative Nursery School

2012-2014 Composting Educator, Mobokashi

2002-2003 Literacy Tutor, Boston University Initiative for Literacy Development

2001-2002 Teacher’s Assistant and Corps Member, Jumpstart Americorps


REFERENCES ON REQUEST

michelle@michelleofmanytrades.com