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Intro to plein air watercolor January 2016 in San Miguel de Allende

Jan. 4 to 8, 2016, Maestro Fernando Gonzalez will offer a Intro to plein air watercolor workshop. Class starts at 10 AM ends at 1 PM The cost is $475.00 USD, and includes materials and RT taxi to the studio from a central location of your condo.  Let us know ASAP if you like to register. This is a great workshop for beginner to intermediate artists, for sketchers who want to ad a splash of color to their work, and studio painters who want to expend their experience to the outdoors. 

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

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@ April 1, 2015, art class, One Painting in One Day at Cristi Fer Art Studio 

Intro to plein air in San Miguel de Allende

First day, Intro to plein air at Cristi Fer Art Studio in San Miguel  Are you looking for a fun painting activity while visiting San Miguel de Allende? We are offering one day to one week long art classes all year around. Summer Fall Winter and Spring Join an already scheduled workshop or request one. Plein air for beginners, oil painting beginner to advanced, and watercolor for beginner to intermediate, 2-5 days workshops can be scheduled according with your schedule and our availability. We focus on personal attention so our groups are kept small so you don't get ignored in the crowd. Contact us in advance, at cristiferart@ with yout travel scheduel! March in San Miguel de Allende 2015 

Beautiful weather in San Miguel, we can paint outside!

The last several workshops, One Painting in One Day, we held outside! The beautiful sunny days allowed us to paint outside even when painting the doors of San Miguel from a reference! If you are in San Miguel or planning to visit this year, contact us with your travel plans. We can schedule one day , 2, 3 or 5 painting days. Or a 4 weeks program in June, July or August. Choose one of  our Art Adventure or 5 Paintings in 5 Days workshops or request a week of Watercolor or Oil painting. Week long workshops cost $450 USD including RT taxi to the studio. Have more questions ? Contact us at cristiferart@

Spring upcoming workshops we still have space for you!

Hello to all San Miguel visitors! We still have space in two of our week long upcoming workshops! So hurry and contact us to register! March 23-27, 5 Paintings in 5 Days! Paint in studio and outdoors with acrylic paint, brushes and palette knifes! All levels! We provide all the materials and RT taxi to the studio! It's easy and fun, Beginners are strongly encouraged to enroll! It's a great Spring brake fun for teachers! Cost $450.00 USD Workshop participants  Painting at Cristi Fer Art Studio  April 6-10, Sketchbook Jumpstart! A great way to enhance any travel or to develop a fun hobby! Only $300.00 USD for the week! Bring your sketchbook, few pencils, sharpies and a watercolor kit or pencils and lets start sketching! Part of the workshop will go around town and sketch the exciting San Miguel de Allende! Sketchbook Jumpstart in San Miguel de Allende Cristi Fer Art Studio  April 13-17,  5 Paintings in 5 Days! Paint in studio and outdoors with acr

Intro to Plein Air in San Miguel de Allende 2015

June 22-26 and August 10-14, 2015 It is a special energy and excitement the novice bring to the work! We worked with many just like you, who waited for retirement, to start diving into their artistic potential ! If you have no or little experience painting outdoors with watercolor, this workshop is for you ! We will combine sketching and watercolor basics. Spend a week learning the fundamentals, practicing and building confidence. In San Miguel de Allende we are fortunate to experience mild temperature, sunny most of the time, brilliant light! The classes meet 9 AM -12:30 PM, so you'll have the afternoons available to experience and enjoy our charming Colonial town, also known as the "Heart of Mexico". You'll learn, step by step - the essentials of how to SEE with an artist eye, - the basics of drawing - the magic of watercolor - understand color - and overcame the challenges of painting outside Instructor Mexican painter and muralist Fernan