Jim Pelto earned a BFA in sculpture from the University of the Arts and studied industrial design at RISD. He worked as a senior designer for Hasbro and also owned an engineering/manufacturing firm for 20-plus years, where he developed prototypes and production components for global companies including Honda, Uvex, New Balance and Mattel. Pelto later worked as a project/product manager, defining product design criteria for high-performance integrated molding systems used by Bausch & Lomb and Georgia-Pacific. He currently teaches at RISD and in the Sustainable Product Design and Innovation department at Keene State College.
- NMSE-8965-03 Collaborative Study
- ID-2451-06 Metal I
Fall 2017 Courses
- ID-2452-01 Metal II
Spring 2018 Courses
Apparel Design Architecture Ceramics Digital + Media Experimental and Foundation Studies Film / Animation / Video Furniture Design Glass Graduate Studies Graphic Design History of Art + Visual Culture History, Philosophy + the Social Sciences Illustration Industrial Design Interior Architecture Jewelry + Metalsmithing Landscape Architecture Literary Arts + Studies Painting Photography Printmaking Sculpture Teaching + Learning in Art + Design Textiles