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

Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Carol van der Harten


Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Rena Wilson

Interior Design
Heather Leavitt Martinez

Heather Leavitt Martinez

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts

A.J. Costen


Jeri Burzin


Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Dian Law

Silk Batik