Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

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RISD Continuing Education


Art + Design for Everyone!

RISD Continuing Education educates students of all ages in art and design with high quality, accessible programs, courses, lectures and workshops.

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Register Early for Young Artist Fall Holiday Workshops

Start planning for fall school holidays by registering your child for RISD|CE's Young Artist Holiday Workshops, held October 13 (Columbus Day) and November 11 (Veterans Day). Mon, Oct 13 (Columbus Day): Cryptozooerrific: Ages 9-12, 9:30am-4:30pm Smart iPhonography: Ages 13-17, 9:30-4:30pm Tues, Nov 11 (Veterans Day): Digital Design Explorations: … Read More

Grow Your Art Business: RISD/CE Classes Show You How

If your creative side is on fire, but your ability to market or operate a business needs a boost, the following RISD/CE fall classes can put you on the track toward building a sustainable creative practice:   Basic Bookkeeping and Taxes for Artists + Designers Thursday, … Read More

Fall 2014 Registration Now Open

This fall, it's time to embark on new paths of knowledge and creativity. With 25 new classes, along with returning favorites, there's plenty of excitement at RISD/CE. What's your next step? Come to RISD/CE this fall to find out what's new and what's … Read More


Recreate the excitement and promise that a new school year brings by taking a RISD/CE class. Classes in art and design for adults, teens and kids start September 8. Why wait? Register early for your favorite class! More

Artist Amy Wynne spent childhood afternoons in her mother's art teaching studio in an old New England boarding school, where she was welcomed and encouraged. She feels fortunate to have had top-notch teachers ever since. "I have always had the greatest respect for my teachers both in school and in everyday life," says Amy. More

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