Continuing Education & Workforce Training

Creative Arts

Chesapeake College offers a wide variety of exciting classes in the Creative Arts. Some fill very quickly so register early!

Be sure to check our online section for additional Art programs. Online classes offer A World of Learning at Your Fingertips. The high-quality instructor led online courses are completely web-based and can be accessed from any Internet connection 24 hours a day, 7 days a week! Chesapeake offers over 300 course topics to choose from.

Most courses are six weeks long and all of them are done at your convenience in the comfort of your home.

When you're ready to enroll, just follow the instructions with the class of your choice.

To complete your registration:
Upon enrollment, you will receive a confirmation email from It will include a registration form which you will need to print, complete and submit with your payment information.

Courses we offer include:

Fine Arts (see schedule)

  • Illustration for Artists
  • Color & Composition
  • Knitting for Beginners
  • Painting II

Floral Arranging (see schedule)

  • Bow and Basket Arrangements
  • Contemporary and Hand Tied Arranging
  • Floral Design for Events and Parties
  • Floriculture: Basic Floral Design
  • Oriental Floral Design
  • Vase Arrangements

Performing Arts (see schedule)

  • Guitar for Beginners
  • Guitar II

Photography (see schedule)

  • Illustration for Artists
  • Beyond Digital: Learning to See Creatively
  • Fine Art Photography
  • Digital Photography I
  • Digital Photography II
  • Adobe Photoshop Elements