Now on exhibit until April 30 ,2021

Visions+Truth - New works by Tony Collantez extended until April 30, 2021

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Watercolor - Original

Cactus

by Veronica Rangel

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Acrylic - Original

La Señora

by Ernesto Guerra

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Acrylic - Original

Size: 50.5 x 52 3/4 inches

Abstract

by Tony Collantez

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RESIDENT ARTISTS

Ernesto Guerra (109)

Georgia Powell (71)

Ryan Pickle (39)

Sheila Seguin (48)

Tony Collantez (76)

Veronica Rangel (19)

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Wine and Design Wednesdays with Ernesto Guerra

From: MXN775.00
Wine and Design Wednesdays Wednesday 7 – 9 pm A little bit of paint, a little bit of wine, and

Watercolor with Veronica Rangel

From: MXN675.00

ART VallARTa is excited to announce another season of Watercolor Classes for  taught by Veronica Rangel.

During each class Veronica Rangel, will demonstrate a featured technique for you to incorporate, if you chose in that days work.

This is a class you can join for one or many classes and continue to work on your art work from one lesson to another.

Freestyle Acrylic Painting Class

From: MXN675.00
Freestyle Acrylic Painting is a class where you get to do whatever theme of a painting you would like while learning. Do you have a painting idea you would like to paint and would like to do it with the guidance of an instructor? This class is great for a beginner, student or recreational painter who enjoys being around other painters. Material for painting ideas are also in the studio so you can be inspired with your projects. Ernesto Guerra will be the lead instructor for this class that happens twice weekly. You will be able to leave your painting in the studio from class to class or take your canvas home to continue at your leisure. The studio has floor and table easels for you to set up your area. Ernesto will offer basic instruction and offer critics and guidance when you want it. Ernesto is a charming, gentle teacher, and his artwork is also featured in ART VallARTA.  If you are a short term tourist this class will also offer basic supplies and the ART VallARTa store on the ground level has many size canvases and any additional supplies you might want to use during or after the class. Ernesto is fluent in English and Spanish.

Introduction to Handbuilding/Open Studio with Georgia Powell

From: MXN675.00
Facemasks will be required as well as following posted health/safety protocol Classes available Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00am - 12:30 & pm 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm This class will take the beginner student through each step of slab and coiled based handbuilding with demos and ongoing help through the class. You will be familiarized with terms, tools and processes, supporting your creative vision. You will build projects from choosing your own idea, or being inspired by the pieces intended gallery, applying techniques you learn to create a piece that is uniquely yours. This is a fundamental easy class to enjoy, inspire, and explore clay work as an artist! All students will be required to initially purchase a Clay kit, that includes 12.5 lbs of Clay, glazing and firing (scheduled)  The kit cost of 462.00 pesos will be added to your first class booked. A tool kit will also be required at 532.00 pesos.  Any additional classes booked you will be able to opt out of the Clay kit, until you need more clay. Those who have been former students or are back from previous years are welcome to take the assisted open studio class to continue on your ceramic journey.  

Wheel Throwing Clay

From: MXN800.00
Class available Fridays 1:00pm-3:00pm Facemasks will be required as well as following posted health/safety protocol Students  will be guided in Demo based instruction on the electric potters wheel with hands on practice, each student gets their own wheel to use during the class. You will be learning basic techniques, necessary for progressing as an artist in clay using the potters wheel and the myriad of techniques it offers. Its recommend to take at least 3 classes to see finished ceramic pieces. All students will be required to initially purchase a Clay kit, that includes 12.5 lbs of Clay, glazing and firing (scheduled)  The kit cost of 462 pesos will be added to your first class booked.  Any additional classes booked you will be able to opt out of the Clay kit, until you need more clay. A tool kit will also be required at 532.00 pesos.  

Mexican Mondays, Culture and Art Painting Class

MXN675.00
Each Monday morning we will explore a tradition, icon, folk art or Mexican design. We will make artwork based on
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Heart Leather Bag by Ernesto Guerra

MXN3,500.00
Leather bag painted with acrylic paint 71 cm x 30 cm  

Merman by Carrie Eckert

MXN60,000.00
“Merman” Mixed Media

Daniel Smith Watercolor Primatek Set 5 ml 6 Colors

MXN1,200.00
PrimaTek Watercolors mix beautifully with other paints on your palette and bring excitement to the surface of a painting. They are heavier in body and settle into the valleys of your paper leaving behind wonderful granulation and texture. The pigments were carefully selected to give you a wide range of colors and textures you’ll find nowhere else. When mixed with other colors the possibilities are endless.
    The PrimaTeks:
  • Rhodonite Genuine, 5ml
  • Jadeite Genuine, 5ml
  • Amethyst Genuine, 5ml
  • Mayan Blue Genuine, 5ml
  • Hematite Genuine, 5ml
  • Piemontite Genuine, 5ml
Las acuarelas PrimaTek Watercolors se mezclan maravillosamente con otras pinturas en tu paleta y le da emocion a la superficie de pintura. Tienen mas cuerpo y se asientan en los valles de tu papel, dejando una grandiosa granulacion y textura. Los pigmentos fueron cuidadosamente seleccionados para darte una amplia gama de colores y textura que no podras encontrar en otro producto. Cuando se mezclan, las posibilidades de colores no tienen fin.
    Los colores PrimaTek son los siguientes:
  • Rhodonite Genuine, 5ml
  • Jadeite Genuine, 5ml
  • Amethyst Genuine, 5ml
  • Mayan Blue Genuine, 5ml
  • Hematite Genuine, 5ml
  • Piemontite Genuine, 5ml

Laguna Clay WC‑400 Moroccan Sand Clay

MXN880.00
A long time favorite casting slip, Moroccan Sand is now available in a similar Cone 5 pugged body. Light beige fired in oxidation, the body is quite vitreous, ideal for throwing functional ware, and is complimented by a full palette of Laguna lead free glazes.
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