Michelle N. Rodes, MFA, CID, is a Certified Interior Designer based in Walnut Creek, CA specializing in residential interior design. With a background in art and design, Michelle offers an eye for color and detail along with a sensible approach that is both functional and beautiful. She believes that carefully designed spaces change lives. Her goal as a designer is to make each home a reflection of the owner's lives, relationships, passions and dreams.
Michelle has worked for other esteemed interior design firms including The Wiseman Group, Interior Design Inc, and Kathleen Burke Design. She taught design and art at The Academy of Art University, San Francisco both on campus and online for 4 years. Michelle is an artist and nature enthusiast, merging the two interests with Impressionist painting.
ASID, American Society of Interior Designers, Allied Member
CCIDC, California Council for Interior Design Certification, Certified Interior Designer
ICAA, Institute for Classical Architecture and Art, Member
CAC, California Art Club, Member
University of California, Berkeley Extension, Baccalaureate Certificate - Interior Design and Interior Architecture (2007)
California School of Professional Fabric Design, Certificate - Surface and Textile Design (2004)
Academy of Art University of San Francisco, Bachelor of Fine Arts - Illustration (1992) Master of Fine Art (1994)
Richmond University of London, Undergraduate Fine Art and Art History (1986)