Youth Courses

(Ages 6–8)

Courses for youth ages 6 to 8 provide a strong grounding in the visual arts and encourage creative and personal growth through self-expression. In the summer, in-person courses on RISD’s campus in Providence, RI create a dynamic environment where students build self-confidence along with a foundation of creative and technical skills.

Also in the summer, youth ages 6 to 8 can enjoy one-week, full-day camps hosted at Tillinghast Place in Barrington, Rhode Island.

RISD CE youth courses - ages 6-8

Youth Courses (ages 6–8)

Our engaging and educational courses for youth ages 6 to 8 include open-ended projects and lessons that encourage confidence. Courses utilize RISD’s unique facilities, including studio space, the RISD Museum and the RISD Nature Lab.

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RISD CE kids camps

Youth Full-Day Camps

Youth ages 6 to 12 are invited to join one-week full-day camps in the summer. Camps at Tillinghast Place in Barrington, Rhode Island merge the creativity of an art workshop with the amusement of summer camp. Students explore a range of art topics and techniques and find creative inspiration with visits to the beach, the woods and the rolling green hills.

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