Spokes in the Wheel

 

 

 

 

 

Carolynne Gamble, Napa Valley Artist

MFA San Francisco State University

Professional Career  –  Market by Design
I have a successful career in marketing, writing and design, working as graphic designer and public relations specialist.

A special privilege is working as teacher and business advisor at Napa Valley College and Solano College, Small Business Development Centers.  In my teaching and advising, I help other artists with sales strategies and marketing tools.

Working in Education
Each year, I work with a fabulous team at Napa Valley College to produce the Youth Entrepreneurship Program and the Hospitality Symposium.

A special joy is working with Napa Valley Adult Education on marketing, graphic design and public relations.  My favorite part is writing student success stories.

Accomplishments
Napa Valley College Marketing Specialist
Teacher & Business Advisor
Teach “Business of Art” at Napa Valley College

Self Employed since 1996
Market by Design
Freelance Graphic Design, Marketing, Consulting, Book Design and Editing

Education
MFA San Francisco State University
BA Art & Design, San Francisco State University
BA English, Pepperdine University
AA Ceramics, Laney College

Awards
2011 Winner Team Contributor Award for Dedicated Service and Commitment; California Regional Small Business Development Centers

2011 Napa Valley Adult Education Student of the Month
In Recognition of Exemplary Scholarship, Citizenship and Community Service

2011 Grant recipient from Napa County Commission for Arts & Culture to teach Business of Art Workshop Series

Affiliations
Napa Valley Art Association
California Arts Council
St. Helena Chamber of Commerce
Napa Valley Open Studios