Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Ceramics Programs

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  • Year-round, RISD/CE's Young Artist Program provides a strong grounding in the visual arts and encourages creative and personal growth through self-expression. Each course creates a dynamic environment where students build self-confidence along with a foundation of creative and technical skills. Classes are offered evenings and … Read More

Ceramics Courses

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  • Color: From Theory to Practice

    Harel Kedem, Ages 18+, Jul 02 — Aug 07, 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
  • Claymania!

    Ellen Blomgren, Ages 6-8, Jul 13 — Jul 24, Monday - Friday, 9am-12pm

    In this introduction to building with clay, the focus is on fun as younger students explore many ways of constructing basic ceramic art works. Children discover how easy it is… Read More
  • Ceramic Sculpture

    Ellen Blomgren, Ages 12-17, Jul 13 — Jul 24, Monday - Friday, 1-4pm

    Many, if not most, sculptural pieces cast in bronze begin life as clay on an armature. In this course, students explore the basic three-dimensional aspects of clay as a sculptural… Read More
  • Clayworks

    Ellen Blomgren, Ages 9-12, Jul 27 — Aug 07, Monday - Friday, 9am-12pm

    Here is a welcome opportunity for children to design and create pots, cups or boxes to contain their favorite snack or keepsake, or perhaps form and decorate clay tiles or… Read More
  • Colossal Clay

    Ellen Blomgren, Ages 13-17, Jul 27 — Aug 07, Monday - Friday, 1-4pm

    Learn to create in clay on a much larger scale! When artists scale up in any medium, they must use specific strategies to succeed in pushing the materials to their… Read More
  • Color Theory

    Carlotta Miller, Ages 18+, Jun 08 — Jul 15, Mondays + Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    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