Intro to Painting with Soft Pastel

  • 05/23/2018
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn the art of this unique and expressive medium!

Introduction to Painting with Soft Pastel

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

Cost –  $95 per person

Click for  Required Supply List

This class is appropriate for adults and teens 14+

Instructor – Guest Artist, Kay Brathol-Hostvet

Deadline for payment / registration – Wednesday May 16, 2018

Please bring along a bag lunch.

Many students fall in love with pastels after taking this comprehensive workshop! Soft pastels are fun to use, colorful, versatile, and expressive. You’ll be introduced to this fascinating dry painting medium through a variety of exercises on different papers, completing two different works. All papers for this introductory workshop will be provided by the instructor; see supply list for other necessary materials. Please bring a bag lunch; we will only break for 30 minutes.

For more information, or to register for classes, visit or call LOLA at 715-547-3950. No refunds will be given for any classes after the deadline date.  Parking is available behind the LOLA Center for the Arts building.

About the Instructor

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. Kay is a Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America and has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin-Stout, with concentrations in drawing and painting. Her works are in corporate and private collections around the Midwest. Her acrylic paintings are included in North Light Books, AcrylicWorks 2: Radical Breakthroughs, and her pastel paintings have been featured in Pastel Journal and the Dane Arts (Dane County, Wisconsin) annual poster and calendar. She works from her home studio in Eau Claire, Wisconsin and is represented by Edgewood Orchard Galleries, Fish Creek, Wisconsin; Riverwood Art and Frame, Eau Claire, WI; and Abel Contemporary Gallery, Paoli (Madison), Wisconsin.


Venue Phone: (715) 547-3950

Venue Website:

4262 County Rd B, Land O Lakes, Wisconsin, 54540, United States