Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Drawing Programs

(7 Results)
  • Art School Preparation Certificate for Young Adults

    Cathy Davis-Hayes, Certificate Advisor

    It is never too early to begin the intensive preparation necessary to create a first-rate high school portfolio. Our Art School Preparation Certificate Program is designed for students interested in a future in visual art or design, and is intended to supplement (not replace) a … Read More

  • Children's Book Illustration Certificate

    Cheryl Kirk Noll, Certificate Advisor

    Aspiring illustrators are introduced to the multi-faceted world of children's book design and illustration while surveying the creative, technical and business aspects of the illustration field. With an emphasis on process, students develop the skills in drawing, painting, writing, digital design, research and development they … Read More

  • Drawing + Painting Studies Certificate

    Amy Wynne, Certificate Advisor

    Within the context of a structured studio environment, students develop critical skills in drawing and painting while exploring the intimate relationship between the two. The curriculum provides a solid foundation in depicting the subject and its setting, while providing tools for experimentation and self-expression. Participants … Read More

  • Natural Science Illustration Certificate

    Amy Bartlett Wright, Certificate Advisor

    From Lady's Slipper Orchids to Ruby-throated Hummingbirds, scientific illustrators must communicate accurate natural science information while applying artistic skills of design, drawing and painting. In this program, students develop the observational skills necessary for realistic depiction while honing artistic abilities to create visually powerful illustrations. … Read More

  • RISD is committed to developing and sustaining opportunities, programs and networks that address the challenges, meanings, and importance of art and design in a global context, and prepare creative agents for a changing world.  RISD: Global Summer Programs is a collaborative effort brought to you … Read More

  • Summer is the perfect time to come to Rhode Island School of Design to explore new avenues of personal and professional artistic development, or to reach a new level within a current direction. The Summer Studies Program in the visual arts encompasses a wide spectrum of … Read More

Drawing Courses

(122 Results)
  • Art Studio Junior  

    Section 02, Elizabeth Fortier, Ages 6-8, Jul 27 — Aug 07, Monday - Friday, 9am-12pm

    The art studio is where artmaking happens! Just like our Art Studio course for teens, Art Studio Junior lays a broad-based foundation on which young artists can build their creative… Read More
  • Back to the Future: Time Machine Challenge  

    Section 02, Tiffany Cabral, Ages 6-8, Jul 27 — Aug 07, Monday - Friday, 1-4pm

    Join us for a creative journey through time -- past, present and future -- where we explore ideas, art and artifacts from the past to design and create for the… Read More
  • Kids Sketch: An Introduction to Drawing  

    Section 02, Alison Plump, Ages 6-8, Jul 27 — Aug 07, Monday - Friday, 9am-12pm

    "Drawing is the art of taking a line for a walk," said artist Paul Klee. This workshop teaches young artists the fundamentals of drawing and sketching as they learn to… Read More
  • Mixed Media Medley  

    Jennifer Ashley Singleton, Ages 6-8, Jul 27 — Aug 07, Monday - Friday, 1-4pm

    Sometimes one art material is just not enough to express the big, bold and creative ideas you have. This class explores combining, layering and experimenting with both traditional and nontraditional… Read More
  • ArtCORE!  

    Section 02, Jennifer Ashley Singleton, Ages 9-12, Jul 27 — Aug 07, Monday - Friday, 1-4pm

    Whether you like to paint, sculpt, or draw, there are core concepts, skills and processes that are key to succeeding as a visual artist. This class builds on those foundation… Read More
  • Photo Magic  

    Section 02, Jill Palumbo, Ages 9-12, Jul 27 — Aug 07, Monday - Friday, 9am-12pm

    This class exposes children to the many creative possibilities that photography provides, zooming in on ways to have fun with various aspects of this strange and wonderful visual art. Making… Read More