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  • RISD Continuing Education student spotlight: Elena Peters, Summer Programs apparel design

Student Spotlight: Elena Peters

2020-11-06T11:57:37-05:00August 4th, 2020|

“My journey to RISD began when I walked in the apparel design classroom as a visitor. I then took the Upcycled Couture: Refashioning Garments course offered through RISD Summer Programs and went into it with little knowledge of sewing. When I left, I had the skills to sew by myself. Every day I learned something [...]

  • Jordan Arruda, RISD CE certificate student

Certificate Graduate Spotlight: Jordan Arruda

2020-11-06T11:59:36-05:00August 3rd, 2020|

“I wanted to expand on my knowledge of graphic design and knew it would be a one-of-a-kind experience. My desire to grow as a designer grew even stronger with RISD CE. I was surprised by my experience in their certificate program and how hands-on it was; I learned a lot about the making process [...]

  • RISD Continuing Education Spotlight: Milo McNeel

Student Spotlight: Milo McNeel

2020-07-27T14:08:56-04:00July 22nd, 2020|

"RISD is a school I've been interested in for a long time. After first hearing about it from my art teacher in Texas and then learning about the Pre-College program, I thought it would be a really great opportunity to test the waters and push myself out of my comfort zone as an artist. The [...]

  • Elizabeth Palko, RISD CE Interior Design certificate graduate

Certificate Graduate Spotlight: Elizabeth Palko

2020-07-16T10:40:49-04:00July 13th, 2020|

“My husband died of ALS and it was time for me to think about my new life ahead of me. I needed time to heal; what better way to work through grief and loss than in a studio class engaging your mind and learning new things with giving people, so I entered the Interior [...]

  • Helene Boutserin, RISD CE certificate graduate

Certificate Graduate Spotlight: Hélène Boutserin

2020-08-05T18:27:25-04:00July 13th, 2020|

“Coming from France to Providence with my family for a couple of years, I had the opportunity to make a break in my professional life and explore new fields. RISD CE looked like the perfect fit to awaken the creative part of myself! I decided to enroll in the Interior Design certificate program. I [...]

  • Gordon Riley, RISD CE certificate graduate

Certificate Graduate Spotlight: Gordon Riley

2020-07-16T10:36:13-04:00July 9th, 2020|

“I originally chose to start taking courses at RISD CE because I wanted to learn more about visual effects and motion graphics. Although I moved forward on a certificate program immediately, I had wrestled with the idea of taking a course here for years, always battling the misnomer that YouTube could do it just [...]

  • RISD Continuing Education Spotlight: Sarah Vaudrain, student

Student Spotlight: Sarah Vaudrain

2020-04-22T20:07:20-04:00March 25th, 2020|

“RISD has an excellent reputation and is recognized as one of the best art and design schools in the country. As a nontraditional student who already has a bachelor's degree in economics from Providence College and an MBA from the University of Rhode Island, I was familiar with the Rhode Island school and heard nothing [...]

  • risdceSPOTLIGHT: Katy Dika, instructor, RISD Continuing Education

Instructor Spotlight: Katy Dika

2020-04-22T20:08:51-04:00February 21st, 2020|

“My journey to RISD began when I set foot in the Nature Lab. I went on a tour when I was about 17 years old and knew I had to be a part of it! Little did I know what my future would hold—I would work there for four years as a student and then [...]

  • Pierre Laurent Baudey, RISD CE Spotlight, Summer Programs

Student Spotlight: Pierre-Laurent Baudey

2020-05-14T21:14:24-04:00February 20th, 2020|

"My journey to RISD CE began when I first visited campus in 2016. I returned because I wanted to push my understanding of web design as far as possible in order to develop my own website. The thing that surprised me most about RISD CE was the diversity of courses being offered. Being surrounded by [...]

  • RISD Summer Teen Art Program at Pathways World School, Aravali in India

Update on Summer 2020 Program: India

2020-03-09T11:29:21-04:00February 20th, 2020|

The 2020 RISD Continuing Education Art Immersion Program at Pathways World School, Aravali has been canceled. We expect the program to run in summer 2021. To receive information about the 2021 program, please add your name to our mailing list. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Carrie Kell at ckell@risd.edu. [...]