Kay Brathol-Hostvet is an upbeat, enthusiastic instructor bringing a wealth of experiences to the classroom. She has over 30 years of experience as an exhibiting artist and has been teaching workshops in drawing, design, pastel painting and acrylic painting for many years.

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2019 Workshops


Olbrich Botanical Gardens

Madison, WI
www.olbrich.org
608-246-4550

Sunday, August 11, 10-4: Introduction to Painting With Soft Pastel

Sunday, September 29, 10-4: Floral Interpretations in Soft Pastel


Whispering Woodlands

Verona, WI
www.whispering-woodlands.com
whisper@tds.net
608-848-9761

Sunday, April 28, 10-4: Finish It!

Saturday, June 22, 10-4: Arranged Compositions from Life

Sunday, June 23, 10-4: More Pastel Interpretations!

Saturday, September 28, 9-4: Plein Air Painting with Soft Pastel


Lynn's of Madison

Madison, WI
www.lynnsofmadison.com/events
608-274-1442

Saturday, April 27, 10-4: Underpaintings for Soft Pastel

Saturday August 10, 10-4: One-Day Abstract Acrylic Paintings


The Clearing Folk School

Ellison Bay, WI
www.theclearing.org
920-854-4088

July 14-20: Soft Pastel Landscape Adventure

September 12-13: Drawing: Explore Your Experimental Nature


Heyde Center for the Arts

Chippewa Falls, WI
www.cvca.net
715-726-9000

August 19, 6-9: Fun with Soft Pastel

September 7, 10-4: Introduction to Painting with Soft Pastel

October 19, 10-4: “Black Magic” Pastel


2020 Workshop and Classes Preview

January 11: You CAN Draw! For the Absolute Beginner. Heyde Center for the Arts, Chippewa Falls, WI

February 15: Experimental Drawing. Heyde Center for the Arts, Chippewa Falls, WI

April 18: Painting Springtime in Soft Pastel. Olbrich Botanical Gardens, Madison, WI

April 23: Pastel Expressions: Celebrate Spring! Heyde Center for the Arts, Chippewa Falls, WI

May 12-13: Introduction to Painting in Acrylic. Heyde Center for the Arts, Chippewa Falls, WI

July 19-25: Soft Pastel Landscape Adventure. The Clearing Folk School, Ellison Bay, WI

August 18: Introduction to Painting with Soft Pastel. Heyde Center for the Arts, Chippewa Falls, WI

*August 23-29: Small Space, Big Ideas: Painting in Acrylic. The Clearing Folk School, Ellison Bay, WI (tentative)

September 12: Pastel Interpretations. Heyde Center for the Arts, Chippewa Falls, WI

November 17: Itty Bitty Acrylics. Heyde Center for the Arts, Chippewa Falls, WI