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One Painting in One Day workshops in San Miguel de Allende

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Demonstration at One Painting in One Day Class/ Doors of San Miguel Following is the October, November and December 2015 one day workshops schedule: Easy and Fun! No Experience Needed! Tuesday-Paint SMA Doors, 9:30 to 1PM, $95.00 Wednesday - Intro PleinAir, 10 AM to 1 PM, $95.00 Thursday - Street View, 10 AM to 4:30 PM  intermediate $150.00 , 1PM to 4:30 PM beginner $95.00 Friday - Spontaneous Abstract. 2 PM to 5:30 PM $125.00 Materials and RT taxi included We will use acrylic paint, brushes and pallet knifes. Contact us early to register with a $25 non refundable registration deposit per person. cristiferart@ gmail.com

August One Painting in One Day workshops

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at  Cristi Fer Art Studio in San Miguel de Allende  Monday, Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31:  Mixed Media Abstract San Miguel, using acrylic paints on paper  19.5" x 24.5", 1 PM – 4:30 PM, $85.00 Tuesday, Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25:  Expressionistic San Miguel de Allende Doors, using acrylic paints on canvas board or masonite  11" x 14", 9 AM – 12:30 PM, $85.00 Wednesday, 5, 12, 19, 26:  Intro Plein Air, (1 to 3 days) 9 AM – 12:30 PM, 3 Days ( Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday) Watercolor $240 USD Thursday, Aug. 6, 13, 20, 27:   San Miguel de Allende Street Views. 10 AM – 4 PM, $150.00,  using acrylic paints on paper  19.5" x 24.5" Register at cristiferart @painting school,gmail.com THANK YOU Cristi

Last week painting in San Miguel de Allende

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So far we have a busy 2015 summer: one week workshops, one day classes and several events. Last weekend we participated in the the first (we think) Food Festival at Instituto Allende, 2 weekends ago we were part of the very successful, Savores festival in the park. Cristi Fer both at Savores festival June 13, 2015, in San Miguel de Allende  Intro to plein air at Cristi Fer Art Studio in San Miguel de Allende  Next weekend we'll be part of the "Hand made art and crafts fair" July 4 and 5 on Ancha de San Antonio 30. Our workshop participates got to paint indoors and outdoors since the weather was great most of the time! One Painting in One Day workshop at Cristi Fer Art Studio in San Miguel de Allende 2015

A typical day attending a painting workshop at Cristi Fer Art Studio in San Miguel de Allende Guanajuato Mexico

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Cristi of Cristi Fer Art Studio, one of the founders, and workshop and retreat facilitator since 1989 Welcome to all reading this post! We're happy you found us!  Many of our workshop participants wander what to expect especially if they are solo travelers or  visiting  Mexico or San Miguel de Allende for the first time. San Miguel de Allende,  also  known as "The Heart of Mexico" is located in central Mexico. Blessed with temperate  weather , the  temperatures  are mild and is sunny and bright most of the time. Cristi Fer Art Studio in San Miguel de Allende Guanajuato Mexico 2015 Arriving from US or Canada, the nearest airport is  Leon International airport.  From there you can  schedule  a  shuttle  pick up (24 hours a day pick up) at www.bajiogo.com. It is about one hour  pleasant  ride between the cities. To find  accommodations take a look at the map  / link to  TripAdvisor where you can choose from hundred of options: condos, B&

Early Bird 2015-2016 Winter Painting Escape

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Planning your 2015 Winter vacation or escape from the snow? Register for one of our December 2015 or January 2016 one week long workshop and get our Special Early Bird Registration when you register during the month of June. Pay the reservation/ deposit of $200.00 during the month of June 2015 and claim your saving! Eligible Workshops  2 spaces Early Bird offer in each workshop December 2015 December 7-11 , Intro to Plein Air- Regular cost $450.00 Early Bird with registration during the month of June, $ 350.00 includes materials and RT taxi to the studio December 14-18 , 5 Paintings in 5 Days, Regular cost $425.00 Early Bird with registration during the month of June, $ 325.00 includes materials and RT taxi to the studio December 21-25 ,  Art Adventure in Mexico, 5 Days, Regular cost $425.00 Early Bird with registration during the month of June, $ 325.00 includes materials and RT taxi to the studio January 2016 January 11-15 , Intro to Plein Air- Regu

One Painting in One Day it's not a gimmick

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We at Cristi Fer Art Studio, offer our popular One Painting in One Day throughout June . I mention this because it was brought to my attention that some drawing/painting events offered by other artists in SMA, are discontinued through June. The One Painting in One Day workshop is offered Tuesdays and Thursdays. 9 AM to 12:30 PM Cost is $85 USD and includes all the materials and RT taxi from your condo/hotel to our studio. We are located in a beautiful villa with unobstructed light, 2 studios and a LARGE patio, in colonia Independencia. I also want to let you know that we are full time painters (teaching since 1989) and we teach because we enjoy to share what we love. Painting it's not a hobby or something we picked up after retirement. The workshop is not a gimmick.  We designed this workshop with the visitor and beginners in mind.  - My goal is to help you understand the principals of design, basic drawing and color.  - It is only 3.5 hour because we rea

Intro to plein air at Cristi Fer Art Sudio May workshop 2015

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Part of the Art Adventure workshop we incorporate a plein air session so participants can learn about the joy and challenges of painting outdoors. If you always wanted to try your hand on painting outdoors, beginner or advance painter alike, join us in a week long plein air workshops! San Miguel de Allende is the perfect place to do it! Spend the mornings painting with us and the afternoons exploring, sketching or painting  on your own. When painting with us AM, we provide all the materials and easels. The intro to plein air week it's usually the 2nd week of every month. Cost $ 450 USD includes materials and RT taxi to studio. 9 AM - 12:00 PM Maximum group size is 4. larger groups can be accommodated with advanced special arrangements. We provide experienced instruction from accomplished painters teaching since 1989 and and painting for a lifetime. Contact us asap with your travel plans cristiferart @gmail.com

For your enjoyment some examples of One Painting in One Day resouldts

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At this moment we offer 2 versions of the  One Painting in One Day Workshop   No Experience Needed Class starts at 9 AM and finishes at 12:30 PM or so. If you need to stay a little longer for the final touches we'll be happy to help you accomplish it! Tuesdays we paint from photo references of San Miguel doors. I take and sell San Miguel doors photos. So I have a great collection, but you may bring your own images on your Ipod or printed. We cover principals drawing,  design and composition. You paint on canvas board 11" x 14" with acrylic paint, brushes and palette knife. You'll finish a delightful painting that will remind you for your San Miguel experience. Workshop participant painting 11"x14" Thursday we paint a Street view of San Miguel. Painting with acrylics on art paper 19.5" x 25.5". You'll discover an easy technique to create textures, you'll use brushes, palette knife and other gadgets. If you wonder how

Painting Classes and Workshops April and May 2015 in San Miguel de Allende

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Classes and Workshops April and May 2015 At Cristi Fer Art Studio, San Miguel de Allende April and May One Painting in One Day.   No experience needed! Easy and Fun! Learn about color and composition! Tuesday- Paint a door of San Miguel, acrylic on canvas board Thursday- Paint a street view of San Miguel, focus on a texture creating technique 9 AM to 12:30 PM All materials and RT taxi to our studio included Workshops April 13-17 and 20-24 5 paintings in 5 Days, Mo-Fri, 9 AM -12:30 PM No experience needed! Easy and Fun! Learn about color and composition! Finish 5 paintings. May 18-22 Art Adventure, Mo-Fri, 9 AM -12:30 PM No experience needed! Easy and Fun! Learn about color and composition! Experience different styles and medias, paint in studio and outdoors. Register early since space is limited to 4. Contact us at cristiferart@ gmail.com