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

Rena Wilson

Interior Design

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

A.J. Costen


Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Dian Law

Silk Batik
Heather Leavitt Martinez

Heather Leavitt Martinez

Carol van der Harten


Jeri Burzin


Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts