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Workshops 2017



August 26 & 27, 2017
Wolf- Space Available

This 2 day workshop is designed to teach you how to paint realistic fur and also how to create a luminous black background to complement the wolf.

Paper is provided.

Cost: $200


Sept 22 - 24, 2017
Pet Portrait Workshop

Paint your pet in pastel in this exciting class! Learn the basics of painting fur and life-like eyes on Day 1 and on Days 2 and 3, paint your own pet. Kay will give you tips on photographing your pet.

Paper provided. Bring your own pastels.

Cost: $275



Nov 6-11, 2017 World of Color Expo, Washington Dulles Hilton

Join me for 3 exciting classes at this years WOCE Event. Got to World of Color Expo to sign up!

Except where noted, all classes $275. Pastel kits available for purchase.

Workshop locations vary. Please check your individual workshop for details. Workshops are for adults 17 and older.

Registration & Workshop Policies

For more information or to register for a class click here
Phone: 540.325.3327

For Workshop Policies click here.

What Others are Saying About Kay's Pastel Workshops

"After painting in oils, acrylics, watercolor and gouache, I was introduced to the beautiful world of pastels by Kay Witt. I'm ready for more pastel classes with Kay and even ready to paint on my own.  I have learned so much in just 3 days!

" Kay is an amazing artist and wonderful teacher. She is well organized, provides a lot of individual attention, demonstrates all steps, answers all questions, and is always willing to help. She is dedicated to each and every student and wants all to succeed."

"Kay has a wonderful gift and a fantastic way of sharing it with others."

"I am "over the moon" with what I accomplished in your class. You're teaching method is amazing to me."

"It is really one of the best seminars I have ever taken. What a blessing to be able to be in such a small group and being taught by such a talented and thoughtful instructor."

" I had a wonderful week. I would also like to say, to anyone who has been considering taking one of Kay's workshops, do it!


“I love the demonstrations, individual attention and hospitality."


Private Instruction

Private instruction is available. Kay will teach her method of pastel painting using hard and soft pastels on velour paper. You may choose your own subject or pick one suggested by Kay for the lesson. Individualized instruction is aimed at your specific need and skill level. Supplies included. $525 per day per person.

Contact Kay to schedule your lesson.



Kay's studio is handicap accessible and equipped with overhead camera and large screen TV making it easy to see the step by step demos provided by Kay. All tables are equipped with lights for a better painting environment.

For more information or to register for a class click here
Phone: 540.325.3327

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