Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Jewelry + Metal Arts Programs

(4 Results)
  • Jewelry + Light Metals Certificate

    Jennaca Davies, Certificate Advisor

    The Jewelry + Light Metals certificate program provides a broad-based introduction to and foundation in designing and making jewelry. Combining technical skills -- including digital -- with conceptual thinking, this focused program allows students to gain insight into and experience with making wearable works of … Read More

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

Jewelry + Metal Arts Courses

(10 Results)
  • Jewelry Remake

    Amie Plante, Ages 18+, Jan 07 — Jan 28, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Many of us have jewelry boxes full of small baubles and shiny things -- bracelets, necklaces and orphaned earrings -- much of which we never wear. Jewelry upcycling is a… Read More
  • Idea Lab

    Lisa Perez, Ages 18+, Jan 12 — Feb 16, Mondays, 7-10pm

    Brilliant people seemingly pull ideas out of thin air. Most people, however, need tools. This course helps to illuminate the structure, play and complexity of the creative process. Methods of… Read More
  • Band Together: Rings + Things

    Jennaca Davies, Ages 18+, Jan 12 — Feb 16, Mondays, 6:30-9:30pm

    The finger ring dates back 6,000 years to Ancient Egypt when they were given and received as gifts, and they continue to be the most popular and meaningful form of… Read More
  • Fire + Bronze: Metal Casting Workshop

    Douglas Borkman, Ages 18+, Jan 13 — Feb 17, Tuesdays, 5-11pm

    Sculpture has traditionally been a medium where art and industry intersect -- sometimes in a combustible fashion, given the nature of the materials employed. Therefore, we welcome artists and all… Read More
  • Photographing Your Artwork

    Shane Gutierrez, Ages 18+, Feb 21 — Feb 22, Saturday + Sunday, 1-4pm

    Well-executed photographs are essential for success in the competitive artist's marketplace. Whether sharing them on eBay or in a gallery bulletin, all artists, designers and craftspeople benefit from understanding how… Read More
  • Advanced Studio: Jewelry + Light Metals

    Jennaca Davies, Ages 18+, Sep 09 — Dec 02, Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Just as a precious stone is set securely on a base of finely wrought metal, the work of a jeweler or metalsmith rests on a solid foundation of strong design… Read More