Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education


Posted on: December 9, 2016

The RISD|CE office will close early at 12 noon on Wednesday, December 14. We will re-open on Thursday, December 15 at 8:30am.

Posted on: November 7, 2016

Introduce Yourself to Art and Design
From animation to woodworking, RISD/CE’s winter term is a great place to introduce yourself to art and design, or to try your hand at new materials and techniques. Take your pick this winter: Our introductory classes have flexible schedules, and meet once a week for only six weeks.
14 Introductory Classes to Help You Discover Your Creativity
  • Animation
  • Drawing
  • Fashion Drawing
  • Graphic Design
  • Human Anatomy
  • Hot Glass
  • Illustration
  • Interactive Design
  • Interior Design
  • Jewelry Design
  • Photography
  • Product Development + Manufacturing
  • Sewing
  • Woodworking
There’s plenty for the more advanced artist, too! In addition to introductory classes, we offer intermediate- and advanced-level classes, as well as weekend workshops and online classes.
Winter term begins Jan. 9, 2017
Schedule of Classes (PDF)
Descriptions & Registration Info
Search by title or keyword "introduction" to browse introductory classes.

Posted on: November 6, 2016

It might be cold outside, but it’s toasty warm in our studios, where you’ll boost your creativity with classes in 2D, 3D, and digital art and design.
Busy schedule? Check out our new short-format workshops.
Ages 6-8, 9-12 and 13-17
1-day workshops: 10am-4pm
2-day workshops: 10am-4pm
2-session classes: 9am-noon or 1-4pm
4-session classes: 9am-noon or 1-4pm
6-session classes: 9am-noon or 1-4pm
Vacation week camps: Feb 20—24
Young Artist classes begin Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017
Descriptions & Registration Info