Our Stores

Art Supplies + More

  • risd:store


    Located on the first floor of the Design Center at 30 North Main Street, the risd:store carries a wide variety of art supplies, including materials for silkscreening, printmaking and etching; decorative papers, along with paper for drawing and printing; mounting boards; bookbinding supplies, etc. The store also carries textbooks and trade books; digital, office, film and photography supplies; fans and convenience items; and a large selection of RISD-imprinted clothing and gifts.

    Open 7 days a week
    Monday-Friday, 8:30am-7pm

    Saturday & Sunday, 10am-5pm
    phone: 401 454-6464

    fax: 401 454-6453

    Design Center
    30 North Main Street

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  • risd:store 3D

    risd:store 3D

    The risd:store 3D stocks a wide variety of sculpture supplies as well as general hardware store items. Our knowledgeable and dedicated staff offers a wealth of expertise to help you find what you need or to offer suggestions on projects. Sterling silver is available in various forms along with other jewelry supplies. Plywood, hardwood, plexi glass, glass and metal rods can be cut to size for next-day pickup.

    *Regular Store Hours*
    Monday 9am-5pm
    Tuesday 9am-7pm
    Wednesday 9am-5pm
    Thursday 9am-5pm
    Friday 9am-5pm
    Saturday noon-5pm
    Sunday Closed

    *Extended Hours for Fall Semester*
    Monday 9am-7pm
    Tuesday 9am-7pm
    Wednesday 9am-7pm
    Thursday 9am-7pm
    Friday 9am-7pm
    Saturday noon-5pm
    Sunday noon-5pm

    phone:  401 454-6354
    fax: 401 454-6355

    Bank Building
    27 North Main Street

  • risd|works


    risd|works is an innovative hybrid: a retail store, a gallery and a design showroom that features an annual curated collection and changing exhibitions of work by RISD alumni and faculty. Open until 9pm on the third Thursday of every month for Gallery Night, there are also extended hours for special events like WaterFire, Commencement and RISD by Design weekend.

    Hours: see Museum website

    phone: 401 277-4949

    fax: 401 454-6556

    Chace Center
    20 North Main Street

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Providence's riverfront park offers a great setting for drawing and sketching, just across from RISD's Mandle Center for
Living and Learning.