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

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

A.J. Costen


Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Carol van der Harten


Dian Law

Silk Batik

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Jeri Burzin


Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts