Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Glass Programs

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  • The six-week summer residential Pre-College Program offers 16- to 18-year-old high school students a comprehensive introduction to the college art school experience. Students follow a college-level studio curriculum and live in RISD residence halls, in a full-immersion encounter with art and design education at the … Read More

Glass Courses

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  • 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
  • Introduction to Hot Glass

    Section 03, Bill Riker, Ages 18+, Jan 08 — Feb 12, Thursdays, 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
  • Fusing, Slumping + Casting Glass

    Bill Riker, Ages 18+, Jan 10 — Feb 14, Saturdays, 9am-12pm

    Less daunting than glass blowing, the traditional kiln-forming techniques of fusing, slumping and casting offer a wide variety of interesting possibilities. We explore glass fusing, in which flat glass, powdered… Read More
  • Introduction to Hot Glass

    Section 01, Bill Riker, Ages 18+, Jan 13 — Feb 17, 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 Hot Glass

    Section 01, Bill Riker, Ages 18+, Feb 24 — Apr 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 Hot Glass

    Section 02, Bill Riker, Ages 18+, Feb 25 — Apr 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