Mancos School of the West Workshops

When you enroll in a class or workshop at Mancos School of the West, you’ve embarked on a journey into an inspiring landscape of creativity. Learn skills from artistic masters in mediums ranging from iron work to mosaic, photography to fibers, set against the splendid backdrop of the beautiful and historic Mancos Valley.

Meet Our Instructors

Rosie Carter


Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Carol van der Harten


Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Dian Law

Silk Batik

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

A.J. Costen


Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Marilyn Kroeker

Pottery and Painting

Jeri Burzin


Heather Leavitt Martinez

Hand Lettering

Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Rena Wilson

Interior Design

Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design