Have you always wanted to take a RISD|CE course, but don’t have time for a drive to RISD’s Providence campus? Students in southern Rhode Island and eastern Connecticut can now take advantage of a number of art and design courses from Rhode Island School of Design Continuing Education (RISD|CE) that, until now, required commuting to [...]
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Registration is now open for summer courses and camps on the RISD campus in Providence and at Tillinghast Farm in Barrington, RI. RISD’s Young Artist Program offers full-day camps and half-day courses in 2D, 3D, and digital art and design for children and teens ages 6-17. Courses on the RISD Campus Ages 6-8, 9-12 and [...]
Teen Courses Each half-day or full-day course provides a different imaginative environment in which teens expand their creative minds and build technical skills. Students experience RISD’s unique facilities, and are taught by outstanding educators. COURSES FOCUS ON THESE AREAS: 2D Brush, pencil and color your way to artistic [...]
Kids’ Courses Overview Each half-day or full-day course provides a different imaginative environment in which kids expand their creative minds and build technical skills. Students experience RISD’s unique facilities, and are taught by outstanding educators. COURSES FOCUS ON THESE AREAS: 2D Brush, pencil and color your way [...]
Adult Courses Overview Even if you’re not an artist or full-on creator, there’s a course that meets you where you are. We’re open admission – we welcome everyone! Courses are designed especially for people with busy schedules and active lives Courses are taught by professional artists, designers and makers We’re [...]
Young Artists (Ages 6-17) Growing Creatively Kids and teens attend RISD Young Artist courses to grow creatively as they develop their artistic abilities. Led by outstanding visual artists, designers and educators, these courses journey into the artistic process where the emphasis is on thinking, designing, communicating and creating. Children ages [...]
Rhode Island School of Design Continuing Education (RISD|CE) will offer three courses this spring at the Westerly Education Center. The newly opened Westerly Education Center on Friendship Street is a public/private entity of the state and higher education institutions and serves as a satellite campus for RISD|CE. “We want to stretch the reach of our [...]
Interior Design With the foundational classes of Drawing, Design and Applied Color, the Interior Design Certificate Program equips students with the skills and knowledge needed to create and implement all phases of an interior design. Courses address the creative aspects of the field as students develop the discipline and organizational [...]
Campus Resources RISD|CE students have access to a variety of resources, including academic advising, admission to the RISD Museum, privileges at the Library and Nature Lab, discounts at the RISD Store and RISD Store 3D, and software discounts. RISD|CE staff are available to assist you with [...]
Adult Certificate Programs Policies Becoming a Certificate Student Prospective certificate students may apply by submitting a completed Certificate Application to the Continuing Education (CE) Office at any time during the academic year. Students who wish to pursue a certificate must first enroll in a CE certificate program course. Students who take [...]