Michelle Cavanaugh-Wilson comes from a family of artists, painters, photographers, and writers, and has been drawing, painting, and sculpting since the age of six. She was born in Brooklyn, NY in the atomic era under the sign Aquarius, and recieved a B.F.A. from the University of Kansas. She did post-graduate studies at Brooklyn College. Further studies were done at the Art Students League and F.I.T. in NYC. Her work was selected for a group exhibition at the Lincoln Center, NYC. In addition, she has studied extensively in the fields of the arts of jewelry, fashion, and costume design. She has many years of experience in graphic, web, and multimedia design.