Rhode Island School of Design

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  • Brilliant Botanicals: Colored Pencil on Film  

    Alison Schroeer, Ages 18+, Oct 03 — Oct 04, Saturday + Sunday, 10am-4pm

    Imagine the pleasure of drawing botanicals in brilliant color, with a technique that has the intuitive ease of drawing and the intensity of wet media (oils/acrylics), without all the mess… Read More
  • Painting Series: Foundations of Color + Light  

    Kurt Van Dexter, Ages 13-17, Oct 08 — Dec 10, Thursdays, 7-9pm

    Painting is an art of illusion; pigment on surface creates the suggestion of form, space or sometimes simply emotion. At the foundation of this illusion is the understanding of how… Read More
  • Photographing the Still Life  

    Richard King, Ages 18+, Oct 10 — Oct 11, Saturday + Sunday, 2-5pm

    Cezanne, Matisse and Edward Weston would all agree that the still life is the artistic subject with the greatest potential for the creative individual. The artist collects the objects to… Read More
  • Vampire Teeth Workshop

    Melinda Rainsberger, Ages 18+, Oct 11 — Oct 18, Sundays, 12-6pm

    The hypnotic gaze, the exquisite fashion sense and the TEETH: That is what has defined literary and cinematic vampires and given them their timeless mystique. In this workshop we consider… Read More
  • Cryptozooerrific

    Phil Oliveira, Ages 9-12, Oct 12, Monday, 9:30am-4:30pm

    If you have ever looked for mermaids, dragons and the Sasquatch, you just might be a cryptozoologist. Equal parts detective, artist and scientist, you'd use your imagination to search out… Read More
  • Digital Design Explorations

    Rachel Villari, Ages 9-12, Oct 12, Monday, 9:30am-4:30pm

    Let your young artist spend a vacation day exploring the magic of digital media, where they learn to make and find in a state-of-the-art high technology art studio. Students are… Read More
  • Collecting Art: The Gallery

    Vanphouthon Souvannasane, Robert P. Stack, Ages 18+, Oct 14, Wednesday, 6-9pm

    You don't need millions of dollars, a strong background in art history or impeccable taste to collect art, but knowing exactly how to get started can be intimidating. This class… Read More
  • Ingres: Spotlight on a Study

    Suzanne Scanlan, Ages 18+, Oct 15, Thursday, 6:30-9:30pm

    In honor of the RISD Museum's recent acquisition of Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres's Study of Head of a Saint and Hands of Saint John for Christ Offering Saint Peter the Keys to… Read More
  • Framing Workshop: A How-To Guide

    Geoff Gaunt, Ages 18+, Oct 15 — Oct 22, Thursdays, 7-10pm

    A frame is as integral to displaying a work of art as the piece itself -- and a good frame can make it even more amazing -- but getting that… Read More
  • Basic Bookkeeping and Taxes for Artists + Designers

    Gary Metts, Ages 18+, Oct 15, Thursday, 7-10pm

    Money matters are often the last considerations in any artist's or designer's creative repertoire, but understanding and managing one's fiscal affairs is crucial for building a solid financial future and… Read More