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Learn the principles of using just color temperature and value(light and dark) to paint animals in the fun and popular class. Paper included. Pastels available for purchase.
April 12 - 14, 2019 Portrait Painting
Learn the basics of portrait painting with pastels pencils and soft pastels on Day one. On Days 2 and 3, paint a portrait of your choice. Paper and pastels included.
May 4 - 5, 2019 Weekend Workshop
Weekend Workshops are designed for previous students desiring more in depth instruction. Finish a project or start a new one. Space is limited to 6 students . Bring your own project and pastels.
June 22 - 23, 2019 Wolf in Fall Foliage
A perfect workshop for beginners to learn the basics of painting fur and out of focus backgrounds. Paper included. All supplies included.
July 20 - 21, 2019, Weekend Workshop
Weekend Workshops are designed for previous students desiring more in depth instruction. Finish a project or start a new one. Space is limited to 6 students. Bring your own project and pastels.
August 24 - 25, 2019 Horse in Color
An exciting adventure into using color in unexpected ways! Use Dynamic Color to bring this horse to life. Paper included. Pastel pencils and pastels available for purchase.
Sept 27 - 29, 2019 Pet Portrait
In this workshop, learn the basics of pet portrait painting. Kay will give you tips on photographing you favorite pets and choosing colors as well. On day 2 and 3, Kay will help you paint an animal of your choice Paper included. Pastels available for purchase.
Nov 4 - 9, 2019 World of Color Expo, Herndon, VA
Join us for a week of art and fun at the Dulles Hilton in Herndon, VA. Classes of all kinds. Kay will be teaching. Stop by our booth and say "hello"! For more information click here: WOCE
Workshop are located at Kay's Studio in Strasburg, VA. Workshops at other locations are noted in the description of the class. Please check your individual workshop for details. Workshops are for adults 17 and older. Paper included unless otherwise noted.
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."