Janet Rubel

Janet Rubel

Westport, CT, US



I have Founded and grown a  successful design business.
• Handle entire design process from initial consultation and needs assessment through plan development and execution.
• Managed wide range of projects from simple redecorating home interiors, to overhauling kitchens, bathrooms and floor plans.
• Creative at selecting wall finishes, case goods, furniture, architectural elements, and accessories. 
• Skilled at collaborating with architects and contractors during construction process.
• Known for designs that are highly functional, yet inspirational and aesthetically pleasing.



Janet Rubel Interiors, Westport, CT, US, Owner/Principal

Jun 2009 - current


Fairfield University, Fairfeild, CT. , Residential Interior Design Program

Residential Certificate

This program provides a hands-on design experience, plus training that enables students to translate abstract concepts into three-dimensional reality. Students develop the type of portfolio and presentation style that is the mark of a professional. The professional certificate, when taken for credit, satisfies the minimal educational eligibility requirements for NCIDQ certification (four years of full-time work experience is also required) as well as the ASID Allied Membership category.

The Curriculum

Required: Drawing & Presentation
History of Furniture I
Elective: History of Architecture & Interiors
Required: Interior Design I
Color Design
Perspective Techniques
Lighting for Interiors
History of Furniture II
Elective: Sustainable Design
Required: Interior Design II
Elective: Kitchen and Bath Design
Required: Interior Design III
Elective: Basic CADD
Electives: Interior Design IV
Commercial Design

Sep 2006 - Jun 2009

The New School, New York, NY, US, Associate Degree in Applied Science in Fashion Design

Sep 1980 - Jun 1982

Hunter College, CUNY, New York, NY, US, Bachelors, Bachelor of Arts

Sep 1976 - Jun 1979

Areas of Specialization