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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.

Painting and Sketching class schedule for April and May 2015 in San Miguel de Allende

This is our updated April and May 2015 Art classes schedule. Feel free to print it and share it with your friends. As experienced painters and teachers we are able to satisfy a wide range of painting skills, from the beginner to advance, and artistic interests. This time of the year it's a pleasure to paint outdoors and our large patio garden offers many topics of inspiration and ambiance: chirping birds fill the trees and fountain,  roses in bloom, the tranquil fountain with fish, the little casita with plants, and bell, give us many topics ready to offer inspiration. Contact us asap with your travel plans and lets schedule your next art adventure in San Miguel de Allende. Special invitation to teachers Summer vacation and retirees escaping the hit of the Southwest. cristiferart@

Two weeks intro to sketching and watercolor plein air

We love to receive our participants’ suggestions, and add new programs to our existing classes and workshops. As some of you have mentions, one week of sketching and painting is not enough, since San Miguel de Allende has so much to offer. And one month may be a long time for some. So we created a new 2 workshop. This is ideal for beginner to intermediate artists who want to build the habit of urban sketching and plein air watercolor painting. During the first week we'll focus on understanding the principles of sketching, then practicing it around town. We noticed that are many interested in sketching but all the sketch crawls are for individuals who already know how.   So we created an introductory program to take the fear out of sketching. Second week is focused on introduction to watercolor plein air. You will introduce you to the basics of watercolor, and then the rest of the week we'll paint out and about the studio. The cost is $750 USD for the t