Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Jewelry + Metal Arts Programs

(3 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

  • 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

(19 Results)
  • Drawing I

    Section 01, Robin Wiseman, Ages 18+, Jun 08 — Jul 15, Mondays + Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    For amateur and professional alike, drawing skills are fundamental to the artist's visual education. Through guided practice, beginning students sharpen their powers of observation as they learn to translate what… Read More
  • Color Theory

    Section 01, Carlotta Miller, Ages 18+, Jun 08 — Jul 20, Mondays + Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Van Gogh, Matisse, Titian and even Warhol were masterful colorists who used color deliberately to create powerful drama in their work. The dynamics of color are fundamental to virtually all… Read More
  • Jewelry Studio: Stone Setting

    Jennaca Davies, Ages 18+, Jun 08 — Jul 20, Mondays, 6-9pm

    Like a fantastic frame for a piece of art, the right setting for a precious stone or gem intensifies its visual impact and beauty. This beginner course focuses on two… Read More
  • Two-Dimensional Design

    Section 01, Deborah Forman, Ages 18+, Jun 09 — Jul 16, Tuesdays + Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Design is the discipline underlying all forms of visual expression, and an understanding of two-dimensional design principles is the basis for all 2D art forms. This course introduces students to… Read More
  • New Jewelry: Materials + Techniques

    Amie Plante, Ages 18+, Jun 10 — Jul 15, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Jewelry can mean many things, but what makes a piece of jewelry unique isn't necessarily the cost. Rather, it's the innovation, creativity and originality of the artist's design. Technique helps… Read More
  • Laser Cutting

    David Dilks, Ages 18+, Jun 10 — Jul 15, Wednesdays, 6-9pm

    Laser cutting technology lets you cut or etch out your design, be it super simple or highly intricate, from wood, acrylic, paper, fabric etc. with speed and enormous precision. The… Read More