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Industrial Design

Academics . Industrial Design . Faculty . Carla Jean Blackman

Industrial Design

Carla Jean Blackman

Carla Jean Blackman

Title Adjunct Faculty
Department Industrial Design
Phone 216.421.7929

Courses  Ergonomics + Design | Marketing + Design

Carla Blackman is a designer, artist and adjunct faculty at CIA. She is the founder and principal partner of Design Interface Inc., an award winning design consultancy specializing in industrial, graphic, package and web design.

She enjoys expressing herself through fine art. Her process follows a path of inspiration, usually through photographs from her travels. Then on to sketching, from there to painting in both water color and oils.

Carla has been an adjunct faculty member since 1985 in the Industrial Design program at CIA. She graduated with a degree in Industrial Design from Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design, London, England. She also holds an MBA in Marketing from Cleveland State University.

Degree BS, Industrial Design from Central School of Art and Design in London; MBA, Cleveland State University

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