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

Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts

Rena Wilson

Interior Design

Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Rosie Carter


Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Dian Law

Silk Batik

Jeri Burzin


Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Marilyn Kroeker

Pottery and Painting

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Heather Leavitt Martinez

Hand Lettering

A.J. Costen


Carol van der Harten


Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making