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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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Highlight of my month in San Miguel

Cristi and Fernando are warm and welcoming. They make you their top priority when they are with... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Karen H
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Fort Myers, Florida
Wonderful Workshop

Cristi is a very professional and knowledgeable art teacher. The entire experience was extremely... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Erin V
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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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 5 days ago

Cristi and Fernando are warm and welcoming. They make you their top priority when they are with you. They are professional and knowledgeable but most of all they are patient. The gallery and studio are so colorful and inviting. I watched a very informative and...More

Thank Karen H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cristi is a very professional and knowledgeable art teacher. The entire experience was extremely enjoyable. We completed the painting in a day abstract class. I would highly recommend.

Thank Erin V
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ArtandStaff, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for attending my workshop with your friends. I hope you'll return to San Miguel de Allende, and our gallery in the near feature!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband daughter and I took a 3-1/2 hour class from Fernando, an experienced artist and great teacher, even for those of us (me), with no experience or skill. My husband and especially daughter loved it and wished she could have had a multi day...More

Thank Suzan W
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ArtandStaff, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was my pleasure to work with your family and I will be happy to teach your daughter more techniques during your next trip to San Miguel de Allende. Fernando Gonzalez

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Reviewed July 5, 2018

Cristiana's and Fernando's gallery is beautiful and their art is amazing. Located in one of SMA's main streets so it's very accessible. I was in San Miguel for a few days and decided to take a 3-day abstract course with Cristiana; what a productive experience!...More

Thank Raquel1005
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ArtandStaff, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for reviewing our gallery and your class experience here on TripAdvisor. We both enjoy working with you and the resoults show for them self your passion for painting. We hope you'll visit again sometimes soon Cristi and Fernando

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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Great painting class led by patient and insightful Fernando, a great artist who is part of the studio/gallery. Enjoyed a few hours of learning and left with a wonderful painting (by me! Who knew?!) and memory of San Miguel. A great way to spend a...More

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ArtandStaff, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking my Doors of San Miguel painting workshop. I hope you'll continue painting and attend another class next time you'll visit San Miguel Fernando

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Reviewed May 2, 2018

I took the class with a group of girlfriends. Our teacher Fernando was very patient with us, the class was a lot of fun and challenging at the same time. Our group had novice painters and a couple of more seasoned artists. Fernando was able...More

Thank beckywLagunaBeach
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ArtandStaff, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write the review. We appreciate it ! It was my pleasure to paint with your group! We hope to see you again in our studio, next time you visit. Fernando

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

The work of the artists here is interesting and colorful. We had visited Fabrica de Aurora earlier in the day, and it was refreshing to see bright colors again.

Thank SkykomishBob
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ArtandStaff, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Thank you for visiting our gallery! San Miguel is full of life, color, music, flowers and cheerful people. We hope that our paintings reflect it! Regards Cristiana

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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

I signed up for a one day acrylics painting class, which Fernando taught and it did exactly what I hoped, reignited a long dormant love of drawing and painting. I immediately booked a 4-day class with Cristi for drawing and sketching. On the first day...More

Thank Laurie M
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ArtandStaff, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

I relay enjoyed your enthusiasm and quick progress! Looking forward to paint with you during your next trip to San Miguel! Cristiana

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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

I had the opportunity to visit San Miguel with two close friends just to take this class. I'm glad we did! Cristiana is an incredible artist and instructor. She is patient and meets her students where they are. She makes the most novice artist feel...More

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ArtandStaff, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

It is my pleasure to "show off" San Miguel gems and explain them through my point of view/ of how can one draw it, sketch it or paint it. Looking forward to continue to sketch and paint with you and your friends in the near...More

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Reviewed April 14, 2018

Two of my friends and I recently took the Art Adventure class with Cristiana. Our experience was incredible! Cristiana took us around town to see the beautiful character of San Miguel while teaching us to look for interesting details in doorways, windows, and landscapes. She...More

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ArtandStaff, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is so important for feature visitors to read your point of view and get a better understanding of what to expect. It was a lot of fun for me to explore San Miguel with...More

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katiafdz1
December 14, 2017|
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Response from ArtandStaff | Property representative |
Hi Thank you for your question. Start with a visit to our website. There you can see all your options. Then you can contact us via contact form or send us an E mail , see E mail contact on TripAdvisor or on our website... More
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Carlotta O
April 23, 2017|
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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
April 22, 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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