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

Marilyn Kroeker

Pottery and Painting

Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

A.J. Costen


Jeri Burzin


Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts

Rena Wilson

Interior Design

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Carol van der Harten


Dian Law

Silk Batik

Rosie Carter


Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Heather Leavitt Martinez

Hand Lettering

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving