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Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
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We bought 2 of Fernando's mixed media paintings and love them!

I did not take the painting class, but bought 2 paintings from the maestro! One is 1 meter by 1... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
BerlinSteve
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Berlin, Germany
One of the highlights of my trip

I walked in to my lesson truly believing I could not paint and came away from my 3.5 hour lesson... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
janinastajic
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Gabriola Island, Canada
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Original paintings created by the founders Mexican muralist Fernando Gonzalez & artist therapist Cristiana Mar . Contemporary fine art. Abstract, Realistic, Expressionist, Cold Wax. Available for commissions murals and paintings for your home or...more
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Zacateros #4 | Corner with Umaran, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I did not take the painting class, but bought 2 paintings from the maestro! One is 1 meter by 1 meter, the other is 1 by 1 1/2 meters. Both are beautiful mixed media oil and wax paintings. The colors are magnificent. His wisdom and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BerlinSteve
Cristiana M, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. The 2 paintings you bought were ones of my favorite work. My paintings are like my children so I am always happy when they have a home where they are appreciated. Looking forward to see you back in our gallery....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I walked in to my lesson truly believing I could not paint and came away from my 3.5 hour lesson with a painting that is now hanging proudly on our living room wall. Cristi was patient and funny and gave a general overview of shapes...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Cristiana M, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

It was my pleasure to paint with you. I am always so happy when participants appreciate their work and hang their painting. Don't forget to sign it! Looking forward to paint with you again in the feature. Cristi

Reviewed February 11, 2019

What a great opportunity made available to me as my schedule was tight. Fernando welcomed me ( a beginner painter ) to the class and led me step by step. He was extremely patient and fun to paint with. He painted a similar painting to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Cristiana M, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2019

Thank you for your review. It was my pleasure to paint with you. Keep painting and visit us again during your next tip to San Miguel de Allende. Fernando G.

Reviewed February 11, 2019

As a fledgling painter, I did not want to miss the opportunity to participate in some sort of art class while in San Miguel. We had only a three day visit, so I could not take a full workshop. The owners graciously agreed to provide...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Cristiana M, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2019

Thank you for taking my workshop and making Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, part of your first San Miguel visit. I'll be happy to paint with you more next visit. Fernando G

Reviewed February 9, 2019

The best souvenir I brought back from my 3-week stay in SMA was the insight, knowledge, and inspiration I took away from my two "painting in a day" classes at Cristi Fer Art Gallery. I started the classes as a beginner but left feeling I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Cristiana M, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2019

Thank you for your review. In only 2 classes you made considerable progress and were willing to apply Fernando's suggestion in how to create a successful painting. We are looking forward to see you back for more workshops during your next visit.

Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

My first real attempt at painting. I was very excited about the results! Fernando explained and showed step by step.I learned so much! Even after I find I'm looking at art with a different eye! Would definitely go again!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Cristiana M, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2019

Thank you for sending a review so fast! In the sort time of one class you were able to implement all the techniques demonstrated, and the result shows it. Continue painting and I hope to see you back in the near feature. Fernando

Reviewed February 5, 2019

While hours are not posted - it was worth the effort to take a class. Cris is very kind and Fernando was my teacher. I got lucky as no one else was participating this day and had a private class. He was able to quickly...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Cristiana M, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2019

Thank you for your persistence in attempting to learn more about the classes and register . We are so happy that in the end it worked out for you and ended up with a good painting of a San Miguel door. We hope to see...More

Reviewed January 22, 2019

Signed up for the painting in one day, turned out very nice. Framed it and hung it and was amazed at the comments from friends and neighbors and enjoyed their surprise when they learned I painted it. Quick, effective, easy and I loved it!

Date of experience: March 2018
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Cristiana M, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2019

Thank you for your review! I enjoyed painting with you and your desire to learn and impliment my suggestions. I hope to see you back soon! Fernando

Reviewed January 21, 2019

I have just returned from a week in San Miguel de Allende, during which I spent 3.5 hours each day in a painting class ("Art Adventure") with Cristi and Fernando. They are terrific instructors! They took time to understand my past experience, and then filled...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Cristiana M, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to review. We also enjoyed painting with you and we hope you'll continue painting and stay in touch. Cristi and Fernando

Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

CristiFer Art Gallery is not only a great gallery, but also a great place to take a class or workshop. The owners accommodated our schedule, requested changes and provided great background information on art techniques. I highly recommend both the gallery and the workshop for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Cristiana M, Owner at Cristi Fer Art Gallery and Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2019

Thank you for your review. It is so important for all San Miguel visitors! Please visist us again next time you're in San Miguel! Cristi and Fernando

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katiafdz1
December 14, 2017|
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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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