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Some painting demonstration in plein air and alla prima classes at Cristi Fer Art Studio in San Miguel de Allende

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Demo at Cristi Fer Art Studio Master painter Fernando Gonzalez class Improve your technique and get a fresh start with oils or acrylic paints. Fellow are some demos and a student exercise. Contact us with your painting goals and travel plans! Work with master painter Fernando Gonzalez and bring a fresh look into your art. Beginner? No problem! Intro to plein air, demo from master painter Fernando Gonzalez workshop

New One painting in One Day Demonstrations

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We still have space in our one week workshops in November, Intro to sketching week 1 5 Painting in 5 Days week 2 Art Adventure week 3 Intro to Plein Air week 4 Contact us for more details. All the One painting in One Day workshops will be offered in the afternoon. 2 PM to 5:30 PM Contact us for more details

Small abstract art demonstration for Spontaneous Abstract Workshop

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The Spontaneous Abstract workshop is one of our new workshops introduced this fall. It is great for beginners to familiarize with materials and how they work, it is great for painters who want become looser in their work, or incorporate abstract within their current form of expression.

New abstract art at Cristi Fer Studio and Art Gallery

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One more background finished some time ago. I look at the painting and let it talk to me. It lets me know if something else needs to be said or not. Cold wax and acrylics on paper. 19.5" x 25.5" Title: Introspection

Started as a demonstration for Thursday One Painting in One Day Workshop

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Traditional San Miguel de Allende view from the top of San Francisco Street. Acrylic on paper 25.5" x 19.5" Finally finished! Started as a demonstration for Thursday One Painting in One Day workshop 10 AM to 4:30 PM

Painting of the day Oct. 12, 2015

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This is a representational abstract I started some time ago and as I picked up the background and wander what is next, the face emerged. The background is done in acrylics and cold wax technique on paper. The face is painted in acrylics with my non dominant hand and a stick. Title" Awakening" 19.5" x 25.5"

Request a day of oil watercolor acrylic studio or plein air speed learning painting

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What is speed learning: learning from highly experienced painter Fernando Gonzalez you will be given the essentials of the skill of painting in your preferred media. You will acquire a kit of tools  building fast a strong foundation. A desire to learn and the ability to follow directions are a must. Detail of mural by Fernando Gonzalez Now Cristi Fer Art Studio offers classes per request- materials and taxi included. 10 AM to 1 PM Cost per person 1 Day, $95 3 Days, $280 5 Days, $450 12 sessions in a month, $1000 Topics: Intro to watercolor Intro to oils Intro to acrylics Intro to watercolor plein air Intro to oil plain air Intro to acrylic plein air Advance techniques in acrylic Advance techniques in oil Class size: 1 to 4 participants Magic Realism painting one on one workshops available per request and availability starting at $1250 per week. FYI: Schedule is full Nov. 2 to 20, 2015

One Painting in One Day workshops in San Miguel de Allende

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Demonstration at One Painting in One Day Class/ Doors of San Miguel Following is the October, November and December 2015 one day workshops schedule: Easy and Fun! No Experience Needed! Tuesday-Paint SMA Doors, 9:30 to 1PM, $95.00 Wednesday - Intro PleinAir, 10 AM to 1 PM, $95.00 Thursday - Street View, 10 AM to 4:30 PM  intermediate $150.00 , 1PM to 4:30 PM beginner $95.00 Friday - Spontaneous Abstract. 2 PM to 5:30 PM $125.00 Materials and RT taxi included We will use acrylic paint, brushes and pallet knifes. Contact us early to register with a $25 non refundable registration deposit per person. cristiferart@ gmail.com

November two workshops special Sketching and 5 Paintings in 5 Days or Art Adventure

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2 sessions painting inspired by narrow San Miguel de Allende street. Workshop participant is holding the painting at Cristi Fer Art Studio. Sept. 2015 Hi, to all out there looking for a last minute sketching and painting workshop in San Miguel de Allende Mexico. Due to recent cancellations we have space in the following November workshops Sketchbook Jump-start, Nov. 2 to 6. 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM.  Cost $350.00 materials NOT included This workshop is an introduction to the basics of urban sketching. It's a fun skill that will enhance any trip anywhere and any ordinary day around your home town. 5 Paintings in 5 Days, Nov. 9 to 13,    9:30 AM to 1:00 PM.  Cost $450.00 materials included Great workshop for any beginner to advance painter. Will hep you get a new perspective on creation are, composition, color, speed. Let the art lead the way! Acrylics on canvas board. Art Adventure  Nov. 16 to 20,    9:30 AM to 1:00 PM.  Cost $450.00 materials included Try out different media