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Galeria San Francisco

Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Cold wax and oil with Robyn Cole

What a great experience. For those who think they can never paint or create, put that opinion aside... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Johnie S
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Port Aransas, Texas
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Robyn Child Cole-COLD WAX’n OIL

Two wonderful days learning a new medium with a knowledgeable enthusiastic instructor. She put us... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kbruce2018
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Galeria San Francisco has permanently moved to the Fabrica Aurora, a well known tourist destination for art and design. The gallery, has recently expanded and offers an extensive selection of art classes in acrylic painting, encaustic, cold wax...more
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Cazada de Aurora in the Fabrica Aurora, San Miguel de Allende 37710, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great experience. For those who think they can never paint or create, put that opinion aside until you take Robyn’s class. She is fantastic. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two wonderful days learning a new medium with a knowledgeable enthusiastic instructor. She put us all at ease from the first moment and guided us skillfully throughout the two days. Whether beginner or professional artist everyone goes home with several paintings.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have never held a paintbrush in my life (I am 90) and Susan Santiago guided and pampered me thru 4 acrylic classes with laughter, patience and warmth. With her vast experience and teaching skills, I created 3 quite amazing paintings. My grandchildren, after seeing...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Susan S, Owner at Galeria San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much Evan. You and Susan need to come back soon! Check out my Facebook page and the Gallery’s Facebook page you are famous !

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had a wonderful morning class with Susan Santiago at Galeria San Francisco. Susan was well organized with our painting materials all ready to go. She gave me the option of using my own photo source but also had many photos to use for painting...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Susan S, Owner at Galeria San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I am so pleased that you had a good time. I hope you come back to visit soon !

Reviewed March 3, 2019

Learning a new skill is always fun and challenging. Robyn not only knows her stuff but knows how to teach it. She is delightful and energetic . The 2 days fly by and could actually fill another day to reinforce the rapid pace. Great experience...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Heather J G
Quest35737547008, Owner at Galeria San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2019

Dear Heather, I am so pleased that you enjoyed Robyn's class. Hope you return to San Miguel soon !!

Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

I just completed Robyn Child Cole's two-day Beginning Encaustic class at the San Francisco Gallery in the beautiful Fabrica la Aurora. The class was excellent. Robyn is a great teacher. She is extremely knowledgeable, flexible, positive, and helps you every step of the way. You...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Plmbjl589
Quest35737547008, Owner at Galeria San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2019

I am so pleased that you enjoyed Robyn's class. I take great pride in the instructors at my gallery ! Please come back and visit us soon !

Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

This class is amazing! A friend and I scheduled a private all day class with Robyn and it exceeded our wildest expectations. Robyn was everything you’d want in a teacher and more: expert in her field, patient, informative, encouraging, and funny. She’s just super cool....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Quest35737547008, Owner at Galeria San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2019

Isn't Robyn a wonderful instructor ! I am so pleased you had a great time in her class. We hope you come back and visit us again !!

Reviewed December 2, 2018

Went to Linda Whnams opening last night...really like the new gallery and when the rennovations are completed, it will be top notch - fun connecting with other artists, too.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Mary Ann C
Quest35737547008, Owner at Galeria San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2019

Dear Mary Ann, Thank you so much for the kind words. I take great pride in my artists, who are also fabulous teachers. Please come back to San Miguel and try some of our great classes !

Reviewed November 6, 2018

Robyn provides an excellent 2-day encaustic workshop in a well-equipped, airy studio. All materials were provided, including her positive energy! As a retired teacher, I appreciated the structure of her classes. We learned 7 different encaustic techniques over the two days, all completed on one...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank mpippitt
Quest35737547008, Owner at Galeria San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2019

Robyn is a very conscientious teacher and a fabulous artist. She enjoys sharing her knowledge with her students. I am so pleased that you enjoyed the class. Please come back and visit us again !

Reviewed October 29, 2018

This was a fantastic class and I learned SO much. Robyn provided everything you could possibly need, and her studio is comfortable and bright. We learned 7 different techniques for working with encaustic wax, and she made it easy and fun to learn. Robyn is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank mllevitan
Quest35737547008, Owner at Galeria San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2019

Isn't Robyn fun ! Everyone enjoys her class and I am so pleased that you had such a rewarding experience. Please come back to San Miguel and visit us again ! I appreciate your kind words about the gallery.

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Seaside167365
February 28, 2019|
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Response from Quest35737547008 | Property representative |
Hi Elaine, Thank you so much for your inquiry. Our website is under construction due to our permanent move to the Fabrica Aurora. If you email the gallery I will forward your email to all of the teachers and they will send... More
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