Floyd Emil Breinholt (1915 – 1997) was a Utah based visual artist, painter, and educator. He was born in Ephraim, Utah in 1915. Breinholt received a degree from Snow College in 1935. He later earned a BS in 1937, and a masters in education in 1953 from Brigham Young University. He also attended the Art Students League in New and the Art Center School in Los Angeles. He became a professor of art at Brigham Young University in 1961. Breinholt died in Provo, Utah in 1997.