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Attention Experienced Painters Looking for Inspiring Rejuvenation

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At the request our students, this summer 2015,  we'll  start offering a month long painting retreat program at our studio Cristi Fer in San Miguel de Allende. This 4 weeks long program is designed with the beginner to intermediate painter in mind. Touching on sketching, plein air and studio painting. Now we extend the invitation to experienced painters who are looking for a getaway, a place where they will explore and develop a subject or new approach. What a better place than our painting studio in one of the most charming Mexico’s destinations, San Miguel de Allende. Who and how will you benefit: -          Are you a painter in search of a new form of expression? -          Have life being in the way of you showing up at the page? -          Did you use to paint or majored in art but got diverted by a career unrelated to painting? -          Are you an art teacher who dedicates all the energy of teaching others to paint? -          Do you feel “bloc

Sketching and painting vacation in San Miguel de Allende Summer 2015

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One Month treat ! Perfect for teachers looking for a relaxing vacation! We still have space in our Summer Art Special in San Miguel de Allende. 4 weeks you can dedicate to the artist within! Beginners to advance are all welcomed to develop and enhance drawing and painting skills or to focus on getting inspired, define personal style, retreat into a fantastic source or creative inspiration that is San Miguel de Allende. Week one sketching Week two Plein air Week tree Painting from reference Week four personal expression Each week can also be personalized according to your skills and interests. Most materials are provided ( acrylics, brushes, palette knives, paper canvas board) Must bring sketchbook, sharpies, pencils, watercolor. OPTIONAL but recommended: sunhat, sunglasses, camera/I pad. If your focus is on watercolor please also bring a watercolor cold press pad. Interested in oil painting, please bring oils, brushes, palette knive