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Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops

Zacateros #4 | Corner with Umaran, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
+52 415 121 2311
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Girl friends getaway...a painting party, too.

Cristi's painting class was the perfect addition to our girl friends getaway. We all came away with... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
airbag
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San Diego, California
4 1/2 hour art class

My husband and I are art lovers but not artists. We had a terrific time with Fernando who... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
Flossmoor-ite
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Original paintings and photography created by the founders Mexican muralist Fernando Gonzalez & artist therapist Cristiana .Contemporary fine art. Abstract, Realistic, Expressionist. Custom designed art lessons for your level of experience. One day no experience to one month advanced. All materials included
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Zacateros #4 | Corner with Umaran, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

Cristi's painting class was the perfect addition to our girl friends getaway. We all came away with a better understanding of techniques and use of color. The studio is convenient and easy to find. With San Miguel de Allende being an artist's mecca... we became...More

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ArtandStaff, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2017

It was so much fun and a pleasure for me to work with such fun group of women!

Reviewed 3 March 2017

My husband and I are art lovers but not artists. We had a terrific time with Fernando who explained and demonstrated how to sketch a composition modeled on photographs of San Miguel windows. He was very informative, encouraging and patient with us novices. With his...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

My husband and I attended two four hour workshops in the past couple of weeks and enjoyed every moment. In the first class we focused on painting a window found in San Miguel; in the second, it was a door. Ferando is a wonderful teacher....More

Thank Clare C
Reviewed 18 February 2017

My friend and I enjoyed the 4 hour class, first learning basic art techniques and concepts, then creating a painting from a still life arrangement of bottles. As I have not painted in 20 years, this was all useful information! However, we had people in...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

After visiting many art studios in SMA, I was very impressed with the originality and quality of Cristi Fer and her artistic style and imagination. So much so that I commissioned her to create a "One of a kind piece" (oil on canvas) that combined...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Cristi Fer gallery and studio is located in the heart of San Miguel. I took the 5 paintings in 5 days workshop and recommend it highly. There were 2-3 people in the class all week and everyone got plenty of individualized instruction. Fernando's lessons are...More

Thank rosemary r
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Today we visited Cristi Fer's Gallery. She was very welcoming and spent a great deal of time speaking with us. Her husband's work is also displayed there. Both fine artists were eager to explain their work in an illuminating but non-pressure way. Each artist displays...More

Thank Phyllis F
Reviewed 30 December 2016

So many things to say! We visited San Miguel especially to take painting classes. We booked three painting lessons in three days with Cristi Fer and Fernando taught us. My fiance proposed to me on the third day - he wrote Marry Me in his...More

Thank S L
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Completely enjoyable and educational acrylics class. I mainly paint in watercolor and am self taught. I wanted to try acrylics. This was the perfect starter class. Fernando taught the class. He was amazing. I learned more about painting in 4 hours then I have in...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2016

I attended five acrylic painting classes under instruction from Fernando Gonzalez and was absolutely delighted about everything! Cristina is also a wonderful co-owner and artist at this studio. The classes were step by step on various techniques and just overall lots of fun! The art...More

Thank Janice B
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Carlotta O
23 April 2017|
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Response from ArtandStaff | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in our classes. We have moved out of Playa several years ago. As you can see now we are located in San Miguel de Allende. Regards Cristi
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Carlotta O
22 April 2017|
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Response from ArtandStaff | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in our classes. We have moved out of Playa several years ago. As you can see now we are located in San Miguel de Allende. Regards Cristi
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Lynn M
11 October 2016|
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Response from ArtandStaff | Property representative |
Yes. Thank you for your question. Th. we offer Views of San Miguel workshop 9:30 to 1:30 PM To register please contact us ASAP at our E mail address Regards Cristi
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