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 and liberal arts encompasses a wide … 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

(7 Results)
  • Introduction to Jewelry

    Johan Van Aswegen, Ages 18+, Jul 03 — Aug 08, Thursdays + Fridays, 9am-4:30pm

    An intriguing piece of jewelry not only attracts the eye, but complements its wearer or tells a story. In this course, we move beyond appreciation to creation by learning the… Read More
  • Color: From Theory to Practice

    Harel Kedem, Ages 18+, Jul 03 — Aug 08, 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
  • 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
  • Introduction to Adobe Illustrator

    Bryan Rodrigues, Ages 18+, Sep 10 — Dec 03, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Adobe Illustrator -- a popular vector graphics editor used by designers and illustrators to produce print or Web designs -- is particularly helpful in creating unique images and graphics that… Read More
  • Jewelry Studio: Call + Response

    Kendall Reiss, Ages 18+, Sep 11 — Oct 16, Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    This course is an invitation to research objects within the context of art history and the RISD Museum, and to reinterpret and respond to these objects through the practice of… Read More
  • Jewelry + Light Metals: The Basics

    Islay Taylor, Ages 18+, Sep 13 — Dec 06, Saturdays, 9am-12pm

    An intriguing piece of jewelry not only attracts the eye, but also complements its wearer or tells a story. In this course, we move beyond appreciation to creation by learning… Read More