Tom Weis

Tom Weis is a designer, educator and cofounder of the design firm Hello. We Are _____. In addition to teaching at RISD, he teaches workshops and courses at The Steel House, a makers’ collective in Rockland, ME. Weis has a wide range of experience, including general contracting, wooden boat building, furniture making and product design. His work has appeared in the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, Time Magazine and The New York Times.

  • BFA, University of Minnesota - Minn
  • MID, Rhode Island School of Design


  • ID-24ST-06 Advanced Design: Studio
  • ID-248G-01 Graduate Thesis Making
  • ID-240G-01 Grad Intro To Industrial Design
  • ID-20ST-08 Special Topic Design Studio
  • ID-248G-02 Graduate Thesis Making
  • ID-8900-03 ISP Major


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