• Profile:

    JMichelle Hill, a graphic artist, textile designer, digital fabric printer and budding animator, has developed a background within the field of textile, graphics and animation design. Michelle has travelled extensively working in many countries on rural women's development projects in Africa and South America

    Degrees Held:

    • Undergraduate degree_Textile Design_Rhode Island School of Design 1977
    • Masters of Fine Arts_Printmaking_Howard University 1982
    • ESL certificate_The New School_2014


    Professional Affiliations:

    • Fulbright Alumni Board New York Chapter
    • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.
    • Neue Gallery_Fashion events New York


    Performances And Appearances:

    • Master Dyer
    • Costume textile work for "Mamma Mia" Las Vegas and Broadway Productions.
    • "The Lion King" and "Aida" for Disney Theatrical Productions.


    Research Interests:

    • Digital Storytelling and animation
    • Sustainability in textiles and fashion, experimental materials
    • Digital Fabric printer, expeirmental materials_laminants
    • Urban Policy_women and children development in technology
    • Greek Mythology

    Awards And Honors:

    • Guest Editor_Mademoiselle Magazine_Conde Nast Pubilcations 1977.
    • Fulbright Fellowship_Lecturer/Research_2008
    • Taught Photoshop and Illustrator for Fashion_The National Academy of Art_Sofia, Bulgaria.

    Current Courses:

    Digital Tools: Layout & Design (Spring 2021)