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Thanks for showing us the techniques of salsa-making!

What a thoroughly enjoyable evening with the amiable and skillful instructing chefs Natalie and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mtorhan
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Milpitas, California
Watercolor class with Veronica!

What a fantastic watercolor class today! Our instructor was extraordinary - Veronica is an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
arasea2
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Voted "Best Art Studio 2018" by the readers the Vallarta Tribune. A cooperative environment for a community of artists of all levels to work at that own schedule on their projects. Supplies and equipment not usually found in one location in Vallarta...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a thoroughly enjoyable evening with the amiable and skillful instructing chefs Natalie and Rubén! We learned how to make a number of different salsas and now back at home I've already tried two of them on my own guests—Espuma de Jalapeño and Mama Lupe's...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic watercolor class today! Our instructor was extraordinary - Veronica is an incredible artist, and her teaching was excellent. A joy!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Handbuilding and wheel throwing in clay- it is so relaxing the 3 hours fly by. Rob is a very patient instructor. He finds techniques that work for each individual. Rob’s own pottery and the students finished projects are extrodinary. Each piece is unique to the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nichimous55
Nathalie H, Owner at Art Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad you had a great experience. Like you, many people have such an amazing time creating wonderful ceramics. See you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chef Ruben and Natalie’s place was amazing. Atop a high rise in down town PV with exquisite views, myself and my girlfriend were welcomed like family. We made three different types of salsas and a main dish that were true to a Mexican palate. 10/10!!More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ryanbsandy
Nathalie H, Public Relations Manager at Art Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

You guys were so much fun! Loved your energy and romantic story. It's great when we are encouraged to offer vegetarian and meat options. Allows us to bring out the huitlacoche and focus on the richness of Salsas and Mexican vegetarian dishes. Ryan, it was...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This salsa cooking class was the highlight of annual trip to Puerto Vallarta! Starting with a warm welcome and all through the evening, Reuben and Nathalie made the whole experience very entertaining, educational, and fun. I learned so much about fresh ingredients, salsa techniques, and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great class. Ruben is an excellant teacher. What a great space. A dinner party that starts in the kitchen and ends with new friends enjoying a great meal!More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mike B
Nathalie H, Public Relations Manager at Art Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

What a nice description of the class. Thank you Mike for being so much fun and a new friend! Please come back to ART VallARTa and join in our art & cooking events and classes. Mark your Calender for our ARTFUL Food Exhibition starting Jan....More

Reviewed 8 October 2018

My buddy and I had a great time learning to make authentic salsas with chef Ruben. He had wonderful stories and information about Mexican cuisine, traditional cooking equipment, and helpful tips. Nathalie was a great hostess and really helped to make everyone feel at home....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Nathalie H, Owner at Art Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

So happy your enjoyed your experience! We look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

I went for the first time for the clay handbuilding class. What a great place this is! I had visited before just to check out the olace. Alan at the store was very welcoming and took me for a tour of the premises. It is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GilM78
Nathalie H, Owner at Art Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you so much for sharing your experience. SO happy you enjoyed. We look forward to your return...

Reviewed 12 September 2018

Allen and Rob are great at their jobs, Allen doing the paper work and greeting all that come in. He always follows through to make sure their clients are satisfied with their experiences at ART VALLARTA . Rob is an excellent ceramics instructor with many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lou K
Nathalie H, Owner at Art Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. The team at Art VallARTa really enjoys their work and we're glad it shows. We are happy you found a new ceramics home here in Puerto VallArTa and look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

An absolutely awesome time learning to cook, and cooking, various salsa's at Art Vallarta with: Chef Ruben and Nathalie!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrew M
Nathalie H, Owner at Art Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thanks so much for your kind words. We look forward to seeing you again...

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Response from Nathalie H | Property representative |
Hello! If there is room in the class we do take walk ins. Are you interested in the Tuesday Drawing class or the Plein air on the beach. Please also email us or call if you know you are coming so we can save you a space in... More
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