Original Paintings Inspired by San Miguel de Allende, Aztec and Mayan topics. Realistic, Expressionistic, Abstract Art. Photography and Note Card.
Our Teaching Philosophy: We employ a mentorship approach. Each participant receives individual guidance, one day to one month workshop participants. Abstract, realistic, expressionist or sketching all have equal importance in your development as a Sunday painter or a professional artist.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Escape the cold 2018

Winter 2018 in San Miguel
de Allende Mexico
So the North Pole freeze is taking over the US and I do not dare to think of how cold it is in Canada!
Why not escape the cold and take a month of painting in San Miguel de Allende!

Offered at
Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops
Zacateros #4, Col. Cento, in San Miguel de Allende 

Take two classes per week or a full week painting 3.5 hours per day.
Awaken an old hobbit, discover a new one, learn something new, or get better to your current painting!
It is the best time to visit San Miguel de Allende, located in Central Mexico, the temperatures here stay above freezing, the days are warm, in the low 20 C, I think about 70's F.
Enjoy the many small stores, hundred of restaurants, cafes, market!

We offer one week long acrylic painting workshops, 2:30 PM to 6 PM
Take a painting workshop at
Cristi Fer Art Gallery in San Miguel
de Allende, Mexico
Main Plaza Winter 2018
You have the option to attend a full week afternoons
($650.00 US with materials)
Or attend 2 weeks (afternoons) of painting at $1100.00 for 2 weeks
or $1500.00 for 3 weeks

Bring your family and friends and enjoy the best of Mexico.

Contact us ASAP with your travel dates.
Best regards and see you soon!

Monday, January 1, 2018

New gallery hours and workshop schedule at Cristi Fer Art in San Miguel de Allende

Happy New Year 2018!

New Gallery Hours:
Monday   10 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday   10 AM - 6 PM
Wednesday -
Thursday  10 AM - 2 :30 PM
Friday 10 AM - 6 PM
Saturday 11 AM - 5 PM
Sunday 12 PM - 5 PM

Workshop Hours 

One Painting in One Day

Monday, Tuesday, Friday 9:30 AM to 1 PM
Saturday 10 AM to 1:30 PM

One Week Workshops

Monday to Friday 2:30 PM to 6 PM

Saturday, December 23, 2017

NEW small paintings 11"x14" at Cristi Fer Art Gallery in San Miguel de Allende

Quiet morning, by Fernando G
Just some new additions of small accent paintings in our gallery. Many time we sell several and the buyer tells us they will display them as a grouping on a large space , over the fair place or dresser.

Each painting is 11" x 14" and it's on stretched canvas with the sides painted and ready to hang.

Old door in San Miguel , by Fernando G
How are you my friend? By Cristi Fer
Blue Doors in Guanajuato , by Cristi Fer

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Last Moment Gift Certificate PDF download

Are you behind with your shopping and are looking for a unique gift for a family member or a friend.
Give them one of our Gift Certificates!
They can use it for buying a painting or if they will be visiting soon it can be applied thousands a workshop, for full or partial cost.
Class cost starts at $95.00, all levels of experience
Paintings start at $150.00

Just contact us with the amount you want to gift, your name and the receivers name.
We will create a PDF Gift Certificate just for you, and you can download it as soon as you pay the invoice we will send you in the amount of the Gift Certificate you indicate.
Time 24 hours.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Doors and Windows of San Miguel and Guanajuato painting demos in the One Painting in One Day workshops at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops in San Miguel de Allende Mexico

Doors of restaurant in Guanajuato 2017 
San Miguel de Allende Window 2017

During our One Painting in One Day workshop, topics: doors and windows of San Miguel and Guanajuto, we demonstrate step by step the stages, from start to finish of painting your own interpretation of the topic.
First step is choosing the topic. Each participant works on a topic of their choice using one of our professional photos as a starting point.
Besides learning composition, several painting techniques in acrylics by using palette knifes and brushes, participants learn how to stay thru to the heart of the image, it's feeling and atmosphere.
No Experience Needed! Great fun for groups!
Contact us with your travel plans and reserve your spot !
Doors of San Miguel, Tuesday   9:30 AM to 1 PM
Windows , Thursday 9:30 AM to 1 PM
Cost per person $95.00 includes all the materials
Max. 6 per class, since less is more (less people can learn more...)

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Planning your trip to San Miguel de Allende? Add a painting class to your activities!

Charming view if San Miguel corner!
A NEW painting workshop at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and workshops.
This workshop is great for individuals who attended the Tuesday workshop, Doors of San Miguel, or have some previous experience with painting or sketching.
Cost $165.00
It is full day workshop, with all the materials included, and lunch also.
The workshop it's offered every Wednesday in December 2017 and Thursdays in January 2018.

Take home your own painting of San Miguel!
Contact us ASAP for reservation since group is small, only 6 per class.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Best activity in San Miguel de Allende

Did you know that you can paint a San Miguel door, window, abstract or flowers of
San Miguel de Allende
in only half a day! 

9:30 AM to 1 PM
Afternoon workshops can be arranged for groups of 3 or larger.

No Experience needed! 
All materials included!
Expert individualized instruction in a supportive atmosphere! 
Small group setting!

We are rated at the top of San Miguel Activities by TripAdvisor.
Groups, families and solo travelers alike rate us #1 painting workshop in SMA!
We offer workshops over the holidays! But don't wait! Contact us and book you spot today!
Cristi Fer