Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Book + Paper Arts Courses

(10 Results)
  • Book Design

    Douglass Scott, Ages 18+, Jun 30 — Jul 11, Monday - Friday, 9am-4:30pm

    The creation of books continues to be a vibrant area of design activity. Knowledge of book design can create many opportunities to design all kinds of books, and also improve… Read More
  • Color: From Theory to Practice

    Harel Kedem, Ages 18+, Jul 03 — Aug 08, Thursdays + Fridays, 9am-4:30pm

    Essential to creative development, the effective use of color can still elude the most sophisticated artists and designers. This course explores the intricacies of using color in fine art and… Read More
  • Letterpress

    Suzi Cozzens, Ages 18+, Sep 08 — Nov 03, Mondays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Say it with letters. Nothing quite competes with the timeless and elegant quality of letterpress -- printing using moveable wood type. While the Gutenberg Bible is the earliest example of… Read More
  • Understanding Typography

    Dina Zaccagnini Vincent, Ages 18+, Sep 09 — Dec 02, Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    This course provides an introduction to the fundamentals of typography -- theory, practice, technology and history -- so that students can use it to their full advantage. Making crucial design… Read More
  • Color Theory

    Section 01, Deborah Forman, Ages 18+, Sep 10 — Dec 03, 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
  • Introduction to Adobe Illustrator

    Bryan Rodrigues, Ages 18+, Sep 10 — Dec 03, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Adobe Illustrator -- a popular vector graphics editor used by designers and illustrators to produce print or Web designs -- is particularly helpful in creating unique images and graphics that… Read More