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Families attending our painting workshops in June

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Busy month in San Miguel de Allende! Many have visited our gallery and took home paintings to decorate their house in their home town. The large painting can be easily shipped via FedEx. We were delighted to work with several families and groups of friends! If you visit San Miguel this Summer 2017 contact us in advance and book a day (9:30 AM to 1:30 PM) of painting with friends, family or by yourself. Your options Monday: Abstract 101 Mixed Media, take home one to three paintings Tuesday: Doors of San Miguel, acrylic on canvas 11"x 14". Studio painting from a professional photo as inspiration. Wednesday: Semi abstract tequila bottles, acrylic on paper 19" x 25" We will give you a tube for transportation. Thursday: Windows of San Miguel, acrylic on canvas 11"x 14". Studio painting from a professional photo as inspiration. FRIDAY: Per request for groups of min 3, topic of your choice. Besides the topics above you can choose to p

Summer 2017 painting workshops in San Miguel de Allende

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Ready for the Summer?  Traveling alone or with a group, painting workshops in San Miguel de Allende is the best Mexican Vacation to delight yourself in the Heart of Mexico, San Miguel de Allende! No matter your level of experience with painting our experienced instructors will help you take your first step or next step!  Who may enjoy a painting week at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops: - First time travelers to Mexico - First time in San Miguel solo traveler - Women traveling solo - Small groups of friends traveling  together - Couples - Families with adult / or teen children - Teachers - Recently retired looking for a fun hobby Cristi Fer Art Workshops offers a variety of workshop topics. Some workshops include drawing, travel sketching and into to plein air, others are focused only on studio painting. You can choose from one week to one month workshops. You can bring your own group or join one of our already scheduled workshops. Do you prefer a workshop tha

New workshop for intermediate and advance artists

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Cristi Fer Art Studio is introducing Doors II workshop! This is a great follow up to the original Doors workshop, which is designed for all levels of experience starting with NONE. During the Doors II workshop we will cover perspective, shadows, add more details, and answer intermediate and advance painter dilemmas. If you are an intermediate or advance painter who want a refresher in perspective, or wants to learn new techniques or wants to discover new way of approaching painting, join us! According to the number of participants this workshop will be offered Tuesday in appareled to the Doors I or by request for groups of min. 3 on Mondays or Thursdays. 9:30 AM to 1 PM If you are a returning participant let us know you want to attend Doors II! Regards Cristi Fer Art Studio

Intro to plein air Winter 2016 acrylic or watercolor painting

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Visiting San Miguel de Allende? Considering learning to paint outdoors in acrylic or watercolor? At Cristi Fer Art Studio we have several workshops scheduled focused on the beginner and intermediate painter. Lear about color, composition, planning ahead, how to start and finish in only 2 hours. Since painting outdoors requires it. Paint with master painter Fernando Gonzalez. The workshop size is kept small so you get plenty of individual attention! Intro to Plein Air schedule 2015-2016 December 28 - Jan. 1, Acrylic January 4-8, Watercolor February 22-26, Acrylic Feb. 29 - March 4, Watercolor 10 AM to 1 PM Contact us ASAP with your travel plans, the group is kept small so you receive plenty of personal instruction.

Intro to plein air at Cristi Fer Art Sudio May workshop 2015

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Part of the Art Adventure workshop we incorporate a plein air session so participants can learn about the joy and challenges of painting outdoors. If you always wanted to try your hand on painting outdoors, beginner or advance painter alike, join us in a week long plein air workshops! San Miguel de Allende is the perfect place to do it! Spend the mornings painting with us and the afternoons exploring, sketching or painting  on your own. When painting with us AM, we provide all the materials and easels. The intro to plein air week it's usually the 2nd week of every month. Cost $ 450 USD includes materials and RT taxi to studio. 9 AM - 12:00 PM Maximum group size is 4. larger groups can be accommodated with advanced special arrangements. We provide experienced instruction from accomplished painters teaching since 1989 and and painting for a lifetime. Contact us asap with your travel plans cristiferart @gmail.com

For your enjoyment some examples of One Painting in One Day resouldts

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At this moment we offer 2 versions of the  One Painting in One Day Workshop   No Experience Needed Class starts at 9 AM and finishes at 12:30 PM or so. If you need to stay a little longer for the final touches we'll be happy to help you accomplish it! Tuesdays we paint from photo references of San Miguel doors. I take and sell San Miguel doors photos. So I have a great collection, but you may bring your own images on your Ipod or printed. We cover principals drawing,  design and composition. You paint on canvas board 11" x 14" with acrylic paint, brushes and palette knife. You'll finish a delightful painting that will remind you for your San Miguel experience. Workshop participant painting 11"x14" Thursday we paint a Street view of San Miguel. Painting with acrylics on art paper 19.5" x 25.5". You'll discover an easy technique to create textures, you'll use brushes, palette knife and other gadgets. If you wonder how

Painting Classes and Workshops April and May 2015 in San Miguel de Allende

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Classes and Workshops April and May 2015 At Cristi Fer Art Studio, San Miguel de Allende April and May One Painting in One Day.   No experience needed! Easy and Fun! Learn about color and composition! Tuesday- Paint a door of San Miguel, acrylic on canvas board Thursday- Paint a street view of San Miguel, focus on a texture creating technique 9 AM to 12:30 PM All materials and RT taxi to our studio included Workshops April 13-17 and 20-24 5 paintings in 5 Days, Mo-Fri, 9 AM -12:30 PM No experience needed! Easy and Fun! Learn about color and composition! Finish 5 paintings. May 18-22 Art Adventure, Mo-Fri, 9 AM -12:30 PM No experience needed! Easy and Fun! Learn about color and composition! Experience different styles and medias, paint in studio and outdoors. Register early since space is limited to 4. Contact us at cristiferart@ gmail.com

Painting workshops one day to one month all levels welcomed at Cristi Fer Art Studio in San Miguel

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Sunny, bright, warm, brilliant light, unobstructed view of Bajio hills! Enjoy it all at Cristi Fer Art Studio while painting in the studio or outdoors! Contact us with your travel schedule and let's schedule a fun painting vacation! cristiferart@ gmail.com April 1, 2015, art class, One Painting in One Day at Cristi Fer Art Studio 

Beginner Watercolor Workshops in San Miguel de Allende

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Many have asked us about watercolor workshops. Recently we have introduced 3 to 5 days of watercolor classes. Intermediate and advanced water colorists may attend only one day workshop. We have a flexible schedule since we know you are on vacation and would like to explore San Miguel. To give you an idea I'll share with you some recent work of our last workshop. Plein air watercolor class at Cristi Fer Art Studio San Miguel de Allende, Feb. 2015 Yes, it's sunny and we can paint outside 

New paintings of San Miguel Doors

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I just finished this paintings of San Miguel doors. As we moved and lived in different parts of Mexico I noticed that it takes me 6 to 9 months to assimilate the light and shadow, the feeling, the architectural details San Miguel 2014 acrylic on paper by Cristiana Marinescu   In San Miguel 2014, acrylic on paper by Cristiana Marinescu the overall experience of the place. Each Colonial city has it's own particular details of doors, colors, the light is different. Since what I paint is my personal reality, observation and just soaking in the internal experience of the moment is essential. I invite you to spend a week at the studio and explore your own experience with art! Contact me at cristiferart(at)yahoo.com