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5 Paintings in 5 Days 2021

Unforgettable Painting Summer Workshops in Chapala Jalisco Mexico 2021 5 Paintings in 5 Days Acrylic Painting Workshop at Cristi Fer Art Studio and Workshops Welcome summer 2021! Are you ready to travel with precautions and enjoy Mexico again or for the first time? Cristi Fer Art Studio and Workshops it’s resuming in person acrylic painting workshops! At a new beautiful location. In the Mexican town of Chapala on the shores of Lake Chapala, Jalisco Mexico. A true Mexican town, only 20 min. away from the American Colony of Ajijic and 1 hour from Guadalajara Airport. In the mornings you will paint in the intimate atmosphere of our private studio and in the afternoon you’ll have time to explore and enjoy the Mexican culture, abundance of color, shopping, music and food. No need to load your luggage with art supply! All the materials are included and if you need more for your own practice we’ll have extra materials for sale at student prices.  In this fun 5 days workshop you will pr

One Painting in One Day painting workshop for all level of painting experience attension returning participants!

Cristi Fer Art Studio, founded by Mexican painter Fernando Gonzalez and artist Cristiana Marinescu, started offering the One Painting in One Day workshops in Riviera Maya, Mexico in 2008. Every year they added new topics and twists to the concept. Experience painters and teachers, they constantly improve and update their workshops, adding new elements for returning students and advance  painters. "Just arrive with an open mind and be willing to make mistakes. If you always wanted to ENJOY painting, NOW is the time!" Maestro Gonzalez is emphasizing to students. If one has taken the Doors of San Miguel workshop, or intro to Plein Air, or any other workshop and consider taking it again, remember, it is more to learn (such as practicing your brush stoke, palette knife, applications of value, composition, perspective, etc.) The instructors will help you improve and evolve each session, even when attending the same workshop two or three times. A new painting will be b

Special Offer Earn a Free Painting Week in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

A FREE week of painting in  June, August and September 2015 Do you love to paint or what to learn how? Do you have several painting bodies who love to travel, get inspired, discover new painting subjects and learn new skills? Register with 3 or 4 friends or family members and your week long of painting workshop at Cristi Fer Art Studio it’s FREE including acrylic painting materials. All levels welcomed!  We extend a special invitation to beginner and intermediate artists! Contact us ASAP to reserve your week! Class meets 9 AM to 12PM Your options: Plein air:  watercolor, acrylic or oil Studio painting from a photo or still life If you are a South West resident, a teacher enjoying summer vacation, a couple recently retired, this great art vacation opportunity! What is included in your FREE week:      Instruction, acrylic painting materials What is not included: Air fare, accommodations, food. If you choose to pain

Correction to Atencion ads, Friday August 10, 2012

Cristi Fer Art Studio, published 2 ads in Atencion newspaper, most popular expatriate information source in SMA.   The Ads are one in Calendar of Events, for Wednesday, Healthy living, informational free meeting about the benefits of Art Therapy, and another in the Classifieds section of the paper, titled “ New, One Painting in One Day Workshop” for Thursday. If you are interested in any of these events please contact us by E mail at . Thank you

Paint Frida Kahlo Style! in Guanajuato

A Self Portrait Workshop in Mexico. ’’I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality. ’’ Frida Kahlo Location: Guanajuato, Guanajuato, México 3 Days, 12 Hours 6 students max. Do you love Frida's paintings, admire her style and spirit? Now you can paint your own self portrait and take home this learning experience to apply it, any time you want, in your feature paintings.   Paint in the Mexican Colonial city of Guanajuato.    Instructors: painters Fernando Gonzalez and Cristiana Marinescu. Instructors have over 30 years experience as professional painters and workshop leaders. Cost $400 A complete list of materials will be E mailed to you after payment via Pay Pal is received. Contact us for registration at

Art classes for visitors!

If you are planning to be in Playa del Carmen in the feature and you want to incorporated few art classes into your trip contact us! You can join one of our on going classes or schedule a private class! We'd love to help you reach your next artistic level, and ad a cultural aspect to your trip!

Inspired by Merida

Medida 1, Mix Media on Paper, 19x 24" Merida2, Mix Media on Paper, 19x24" Merida3, Mix Media on Paper, 19x 24"

El Faro

) Great day in Playa, 94 F hot, few clouds! Love to be in the shade with a cold drik, relaxing! Experience Playa del Carmen: a travel guide (2011 )

Artist at Work

Tonight meet the artist at work at the Palapa, next door from the Mayan Bistro, on Calle 22 between 5 and 10 Av. 7-9:30 PM


Currently we are offering 2 painting Workshops "Paint in Paradise", and "Art in Paradise". "Paint in Paradise" offers extensive painting experience combined with on location painting, free time to relax, explore and enjoy . Click the tab above for more info. "Art in Paradise" is an introduction to drawing and painting, also combined with time to enjoy the beauty of playa del Carmen, on your own! Click on the tab above for more information!

Workshop dates

Some of you had a hard time locating the dates of the workshop. They are listed under Workshop Cost Page (Click on it), and now under it's own page: Workshop Dates And here they are also September Special Sept. 2-6, 2011 Oct. 6-10, 2011 Nov. 11-15, 2011 Dec. 2-6, 2011 MAX 12 participants (Recommended arrival 1 day prior, departure day after) The workshop will start with the basics of drawing, followed by incorporating drawing in your favorite media and ending with several on locating sessions. Instructors will focus on individual needs and participant's level of skill.

More info about accommodations

We are happy to announce that the workshop will take place at : Hotel Aventura Mexicana! Check our reviews at