making & selling

• Use these resources to explore ways to make, fabricate, manufacture, self-publish, sell and distribute your work!


RISDmade

RISDmade
• RISDmade provides a central collection of alumni-produced art and design, a platform on which to market alumni brands and create a broader community in which RISD alumni, business owners and customers alike can connect.


finding manufacturers and suppliers

Makers Row

Proto Labs

Dragon Innovation

ThomasNet

Octopart

Alibaba

Industrial Quick Search


3d printing / product / jewelry / furniture

Ponoko

Shapeways

Sculpteo

Thingiverse


surface design / home decor / consumer goods

Wovns

Spoonflower

Advanced Digital Textiles

Zazzle

CafePress

Redbubble

CustomInk


selling your art online

• Online venues for selling your work: some may offer printing, framing, and shipping services as well.

RISDmade

RISD Etsy Team

Amazon Art

Society6

Big Cartel

Fine Art America

Quirky

Threadless

500px


self-publishing / artist books / portfolios

• Use these resources for self-published printed books, e-books & artist books.

Blurb

Lulu

Print Ninja

Issuu

BookBaby

Demibooks

Buy An ISBN