Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

All Adult Courses

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  • Drawing I

    Section 01, Robin Wiseman, Ages 18+, Jan 07 — Feb 16, Mondays + Wednesdays, 7-10pm

    For amateur and professional alike, drawing skills are fundamental to the artist's visual education. Through guided practice, beginning students sharpen their powers of observation as they learn to translate what… Read More
  • Color Theory

    Section 01, Carlotta Miller, Ages 18+, Jan 07 — Feb 16, Mondays + Wednesdays, 7-10pm

    Van Gogh, Matisse, Titian and even Warhol were masterful colorists who used color deliberately to create powerful drama in their work. The dynamics of color are fundamental to virtually all… Read More
  • Human Anatomy

    Amy Wynne, Ages 18+, Jan 07 — Feb 11, Wednesdays, 7-10pm

    This course provides many tools for the artist who wishes to depict the human form with confidence and precision. Various conceptual models are used that allow for the presentation of… Read More
  • Photography: An Introduction

    Section 02, John Hames, Ages 18+, Jan 07 — Feb 11, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    This course for new and amateur photographers introduces ways of seeing through the lens and makes plain the underlying two-dimensional design issues and visual concepts hidden within the photographic image.… Read More
  • Understanding Digital Photography

    Section 01, David Fleurant, Ages 18+, Jan 07 — Feb 16, Mondays + Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    With the digital revolution in full swing, the challenge in digital photography is to manage this burgeoning technology. Through lecture, demonstration and hands-on practice, students in this course learn to… Read More
  • Introduction to Hot Glass

    Section 02, Bill Riker, Ages 18+, Jan 07 — Feb 11, Wednesdays, 6-9pm

    This class takes place at a professional glassblower's studio for students to learn the basics of working molten glass, and see how this transparent medium both accommodates and challenges the… Read More
  • Jewelry Remake

    Amie Plante, Ages 18+, Jan 07 — Jan 28, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Many of us have jewelry boxes full of small baubles and shiny things -- bracelets, necklaces and orphaned earrings -- much of which we never wear. Jewelry upcycling is a… Read More
  • Principles of Product Design

    Section 01, Mark Guarraia, Ages 18+, Jan 07 — Feb 16, Mondays + Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Product design shapes the world around us, and has the power to build meaningful user experiences. From your shoes to your phone, every aspect has been thoughtfully considered and created… Read More
  • Product Development for Apparel + Accessories: From Concept to Manufacturing

    Sherri Hostage, Ages 18+, Jan 07 — Feb 11, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Innovative product ideas often screech to a halt at the product development stage. Where most fashion entrepreneurs fail is in their ability to apply an interconnected systems approach to design… Read More
  • Sewing 101

    Section 01, Anne Finelli, Ages 18+, Jan 07 — Feb 16, Mondays + Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Have you recently bought a sewing machine, but don't know where to start? This course familiarizes you with your machine while providing instruction in basic sewing skills. We review sewing… Read More