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

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts

Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Carol van der Harten


A.J. Costen


Dian Law

Silk Batik

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Jeri Burzin


Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving