Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education


Posted on: September 16, 2014

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: Ages 9-12, 9:30-4:30pm
Digital Drawing Board: Ages 12-17, 9:30-4:30pm

Registration information

Posted on: September 12, 2014

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, Sep 25 | 7-10pm
With more than a decade of experience in finance and business, instructor Gary Metts explains tax and bookkeeping basics specifically for artists and designers.
Selling Your Handmade Work to Galleries + Stores
Thursday, Oct 2 | 7-10pm
Devienna Anggraini, owner of DA Metals Jewelry and co-owner of Craftland, shares her knowledge, experience and expertise in taking your handmade business to the next level.
Handmade Business: Selling Your Work on Etsy
Saturday, Oct 4 | 10am-12pm
In this workshop, successful Etsy artist/merchant Allison Cole shows you how to supplement your income by creating a compelling presence for your design works on Etsy.
Photography for E-Commerce
Saturday, Oct 25 | 1-4pm
Professional product photographer Shay Platz takes you through each step of the process for setting up your own e-commerce photo workflow.
Your Online Brand: Blogging
Friday, Nov 7 | 6-9pm
Public relations and marketing consultant Julie Ruditzky Loffredi describes the process for thoughtful blogging to further your business and personal development goals.
Your Online Brand: Onscreen
Friday, Nov 14 | 6-9pm
Public relations and marketing consultant (and former local reporter for WPRI and WLNE) Julie Ruditzky Loffredi guides students on how to deliver video professionally for an effective onscreen presence.

Posted on: August 7, 2014

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 possible!

The Fall 2014 term begins September 8.

New this Fall

Classes for Adults 18+

Classes for Teens

Classes for Kids

Fall 2014 Registration Information

Download the Fall 2014 Catalog