Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Jewelry + Metal Arts Programs

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  • 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

  • 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

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  • Band Together: Rings + Things

    Jennaca Davies, Ages 18+, Jan 06 — Feb 10, Wednesdays, 6-9pm

    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
  • Steampunk Fabrication Lab

    Jason Robert LeClair, Ages 13-17, Jan 09 — Feb 13, Saturdays, 9am-12pm

    Gears, goggles, rivets, springs, clockworks and lace: This is the stuff that steampunks are made of, and the ingredients for this design lab. In this course we re-envision gadgets and… Read More
  • Photographing Your Artwork

    Shane Gutierrez, Ages 18+, Jan 10 — Jan 17, Sundays, 9am-12pm

    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
  • Fire + Bronze: Metal Casting Workshop

    Douglas Borkman, Ages 18+, Jan 12 — Feb 16, 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
  • Introduction to Adobe Illustrator

    Anne-Marie Byrd, Ages 18+, Feb 22 — May 16, Mondays, 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 + Light Metals: The Basics

    Jennaca Davies, Ages 18+, Feb 23 — May 17, Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    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