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 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
  • Ceramics Studio: Plaster Moldmaking + Slip Casting

    Jian Yu, Ages 18+, Jun 08 — Jul 13, Mondays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Typically used for the mass production of ceramics, the use of molds is a simple way to make multiple copies of simple or complex forms with little effort and consistent… Read More
  • Introduction to Hot Glass

    Section 01, Bill Riker, Ages 18+, Jun 09 — Jul 14, Tuesdays, 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
  • Introduction to Ceramics: Hand-Building + Forming

    Jian Yu, Ages 18+, Jun 10 — Jul 15, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    From a simple vase to a complex sculptural object, hand-building is an essential aspect of beginning to work with clay. Moving and shaping clay with one's hands is one of… Read More
  • Introduction to Hot Glass

    Section 02, Bill Riker, Ages 18+, Jun 10 — Jul 15, 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
  • Introduction to Mosaic

    Sandra Erbacher, Ages 18+, Jun 11 — Jul 16, Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Mosaic -- the process of creating images by arranging and assembling small pieces of colored glass or stone, known as tesserae -- has existed since early Mesopotamia in the 3rd… Read More