The home of the Providence Downtown Improvement District

Downtown Directions

Our blog featuring news, info, recommendations, and more!

RISD Alumni + Student Holiday Art Sale: December 10th

risd-holiday-art-saleStill looking for the perfect gift? You’ll see plenty to choose from at the annual RISD Alumni + Student Holiday Art Sale on Saturday, December 10th at the RI Convention Center. It runs from 10 AM to 5 PM and features more than 200 RISD alumni and current student artists, selling fine art, jewelry, apparel, ceramics, glass and more. Admission is $8/person. RISD students and children under 16 are free!

Providence CityArts is hosting a Holiday Craft Lab, offering 30-45 minute drop-in craft workshops for kids and their families to create fabric ornaments, stuffed creatures, and other handmade gifts! The workshops cost $10-15 and benefit CityArts after school and summer art programs for local underserved youth. Also check out the CityArts Pop Up Shop featuring block printed tote bags, jewelry, and other gifts created by participants in CityArts’ programs.

Find more info at risdholidayartsale.com.