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Spending the Holidays in Puerto Vallarta? Take a painting workshop by yourself or with your friends

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One Painting in One Day paint a Door of Mexico No experience needed! Easy and Fun Tuesday or Thursday 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM Introductory cost for PV 1350  pesos includes materials Pre Registration is required! Contact us at cristiferart (at) gmail.com

December 2018 One Painting in One Day schedule

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Some of you have contacted us asking what it is the schedule of the One Painting in One Day workshops during December 2018 We will offer workshops throughout the month every day including Christmas day and New Year Eave. as follow 9:30 AM to 1 M Monday: Abstract 101, intro to abstract painting Tuesday: Doors of San Miguel, acrylic on canvas Wednesday NEW : Intro to semi abstract from life, acrylic on paper 19" x 25" Thursday: Windows of San Miguel, acrylic on canvas Friday: bring your group and chose your topic Example of semi abstract painting by Cristi Fer  Cost of each class including materials is $95.00 and all workshops require pre registration Happy Holidays

Winter Holiday Season 2017-18 One Painting in One Day Workshops at Cristi Fer Art Gallery every day

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View from the Cristi Fer Art Studio Window  Dear Friends San Miguel de Allende Mexico visitors! Many have contacted us asking about our class schedule during the holidays. If you plan to visit our charming destination, The Heart of Mexico, know that the weather is mild, sunny, and be ready to fall in love with this small town full of shops, restaurants, cafes, concerts, and in-prompt parades! We at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops will be offering classes every day of the week including Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year Day. But you have to register in advance since classes fill up fast, and we keep the groups small so you can receive individualized attention and instructions. Schedule November, December 2017 and  January 2018 9:30 AM to 1 PM Monday, Abstract 101, Mixed Media, finish 1 to 3 paintings and learn the essentials Tuesday, Doors of San Miguel, MOST REQUESTED WORKSHOP IN SAN MIGUL Wednesday, Tequila bottles, semi abstract from life Thursday, W

One Painting in One Day? How is it possible?

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It is possible when the instructors have over 25 years of teaching experience and teach because they LOVE it! Our approach to teaching is based on mentorship principals. We only work with small groups and individuals because we want to be able to give you lots of attention and direction. We have work with individuals at all levels, from novice to painters who show their art in US and Canada galleries. And 99% of the feedback we received was excellent! One painting in 3.5 hours to be exact, sounds too good to be true? Will I paint by numbers? Is it a gimmick? Is this a drink and paint workshop? Do I need to be an experienced painter? The answer to all this questions is NO. What will I learn? Beginners will learn about composition, color and technique. Intermediate will practice value, composition and perspective. Advanced  painters will have the opportunity to  brush  up on technique and consider new slants to their current art. All this principals are

Summer 2015, One Month Painting Course

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This Summer of 2015 we will offer a special program. 4 weeks of art in San Miguel de Allende June 1-26 July 6-31 August 3-28 Mo-Fri , 9 AM - 12:30 PM Each of the 4 weeks will be dedicated to one area. Week One: Sketching and watercolor Week Two: Plein air Week Three: Painting San Miguel from references Week Four: Focus on personal style and artistic goals Coast: 1500 USD includes most materials (sketchbook and watercolors not included) Max. 4 per month Register early since space is limited.

Is it safe to visit San Miguel de Allende Mexico and can I take the chance to enjoy a painting vacation away from snow in 2014-2015?

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Many have asked us this questions! We lived in San Miguel de Allende and for some times in Guanajuato, the state capital, for about 4 years. We consider our self fortunate! Thursday afternoon in San Miguel, going to the bus stop. Located in the center of Mexico, about 4 hours drive from Mexico City, Guanajuato is one of the most beautiful, cultural area of Mexico and it's blessed with fantastic weather all year around. Traditional huge poppet going to celebrate in the main plaza of SAn Miguel de Allende, Nov. 2014 The streets are full of people starting as early as 6 AM, rushing to work, later you'll see parents taking their kids to school, the tourists start looking for a coffee shops about 9 AM. It is an over all friendly and relaxed atmosphere.  The local bakeries, such as la Espiga on Insurgentes, has delicious whole grain goods! The streets are busy all day and into the night. So far in 4 years I did not witness a street fight, burglary, or police botheri

More photos of San Miguel de Allende beautiful Winter weather 2014

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Is it visiting San Miguel de Allende on your "to do " list this 2014 Winter or Spring! Don't delay! So far we had the most spectacular February with temperatures in the high 80's and cool evenings. Every weeks there are so many events, it is hard to decide between Tango, Jazz, fireworks in the main plaza, theater, movies etc, etc. If you are planning your trip now, contact us at Cristi Fer Art Studio and register for "One Painting in One Day" or "5 Paintings in 5 Days" or "New Age of Mural Painting for Novice" Make unforgettable memories with us! cristiferart(at)yahoo.com

New Age of Mural for novice, in Mexico

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New mural painting workshop at Cristi Fer Art Studio in San Miguel de Allende. 8 days of mural painting experimenting and 12 days vacation in San Miguel de Allende. No experience? No problem! You can do it! Either you want to experience the magic of mural or large scale painting, this workshop is for you! BIG surface, large images, bright color, big strokes of paint, expansive horizons! Learn the basics from planning to execution, use of color and composition! Be experimental and gain confidence! Topics and execution from traditional to contemporary. Take home a 4 Ft. x 8 ft. mural on canvas. Work with Mexican Muralist Fernando Gonzalez on your own mural on canvas.  Cost includes theory, hands on and materials. Maximum 6. Cost: 1200 USD  May 18-29 9 AM-1 PM painting Mo-Fri and following week Mo., Tu. Wed You'll have time to enjoy and explore San Miguel!

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

Visiting San Miguel February 2014?

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Enjoy a day or a week of painting in San Miguel de Allende! No Experience Needed! It's Easy and Fun! We provide all the materials! Beginners welcomed!  One day workshop will result in a finish acrylic painting on paper 19" x 25" . We practice creativity enhancing exercise, and learn some theory (just a bit).

Winter Painting Vacation in San Miguel de Allende 2014

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This spectacular 2014 Winter weather in San Miguel is truly inspirational for any artist! Take a brake from the cold ! We are enjoying temperatures in the 80's, with cool sunny mornings. This time of the year is especially pleasant! Bring your shorts, sun glasses and at! Be a "Painter for a Week" in my studio and attend my "5 paintings in 5 Days" workshops. I supply all the materials: paper, acrylics, watercolor, oil pastels, pencils, charcoal. We'll paint in my studio and outdoors! We'll cover some theory (just a bit) and experience different medias. Have a true experience of being a painter in San Miguel de Allende! NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED! IT IS EASY AND FUN! I work with small groups so you get a lot of personal attention and direction. We Fernando Gonzalez, Mexican painter and muralist and I, Cristiana Marinescu, Romanian artist and Art Therapist  teach as a team. So you'll get directions from 3 experienced painters and teach

Painting at Cristi Fer Art Studio in San Miguel de Allende

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May visitors of San Miguel de Allende have, most with no painting experience, have enjoyed and taken home their own painting of San Miguel! With expert instruction it's possible! Are you visiting San Miguel de Allende soon? Contact us at Cristi Fer Art Studio and schedule a day or several days, of painting! It will enhance your vacation and your understanding of Mexican culture! Even practice Spanish with muralist and painter Fernando Gonzalez! Cost of class includes your transportation RT to the Studio, all materials and lunch! Contact us today and reserve your spot! Individual or family and friends welcomed! See you soon in our studio! Cristiana and Fernando of Cristi Fer Art Studio, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico

Artist at Work

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