Discover, sample and expand your creative skills with noncredit art courses at AACC. Classes are offered throughout the year in: ceramic pottery, printing, sculpture, mosaic tile, paper and fiber crafts, drawing, painting with oils, acrylic or watercolor, jewelry design and fabrication, and stained glass. Classes are held days, evenings and weekends on the main campus and off-site locations in Annapolis or Severna Park, including the Chesapeake Arts Center in Brooklyn Park.
ATS-310 Arts and Crafts as a Business (also offered online)
ARS-311 Basic Pottery Wheel
ATS-396 Intro to Calligraphy
CFT-388 Decorative Painting
CFT-390 Intro to Bookbinding
ARA-303 Creative Lettering by Hand
ARA-325 Collage Digitally
WMN-360 Glass Painting
WMI-336 So Simple Sewing
WIS-338 Simple Sewing Alterations
WNI-343 Sewing Project
WNI-344 Sewing: Baby Quilt
CFT-389 T-Shirt Lap Quilt — NEW!
WMN-386 Introduction to Crocheting
CFT-387 Troubleshooting for Knitters
WNI-326 Knitting Basics
CFT-395 Care/Feeding Sewing Machine
ARS-392 Stained Glass I
CFT-392 Stained Glass 2 — NEW!
ARS-376 Drawing Fundamentals
ATS-399 Drawing in Perspective
ARS-377 Drawing 2: Portraiture
ARS-310 Effective Color Pencil Techniques
ATS-380 Colored Pencil Techniques 2
WOI-367 Introduction to Zentangle®
ARA-317 Zentangle®: Metallics On and Off the String — NEW!
WNI-317 Zentangle®: Tangling on Textiles
ARA-323 Zentangle®: Brdgs Bnds Blend
ARA-324 Fun With Zentangle® Dingbatz
ATS-373 Studio Access: Drawing and Painting
DLC-311 Drawing for the Absolute Beginner (online)
ARA-302 Tree of Life Pendant
CFT-355 Basic Beading: Design and Tech
CFT-356 Wire Wrapped Jewelry
WIS-368 Wire Wrapped Jewelry: Bracelet
WNI-338 Jewelry Repair at Home
CFT-391 Soldered Filigree Earrings — NEW!
CFT-394 Soldered Silver Spinner Ring
CFT-305 Precious Metal Clay
CFT-357 Fuse-Glass Jewelry
WOI-350 Stacking Bracelets
If you have an eye for design and enjoy handcrafted jewelry, this is a great way to take that interest to the next level.
ATS-312 Watercolor Basics: You Can Do
ARA-309 Watercolor Paint: Focus Flower
ARA-315 Abstract Painting
ATS-309 Oil Painting: Easy & Fast
ARA-318 Fundamentals of Oil Painting
ARA-321 Painting Snow in Oils
ARA-322 Watercolors: Painting People
ATS-389 Oil Painting: Water/Landscape
ATS-368 Introduction to Chinese Painting
The courses on this page are noncredit, meaning you won’t earn college credit toward a degree. You don’t need to apply. Just choose a program or course that interests you, and check the noncredit schedule for a class that fits your schedule. Note the course number, section number and start date and register through our online portal, MyAACC.
For help, email or call the Instructional Support Center at 410-777-2325.