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

Heather Leavitt Martinez

Heather Leavitt Martinez

Rena Wilson

Interior Design

Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Jeri Burzin


Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

A.J. Costen


Dian Law

Silk Batik

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

Carol van der Harten


Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter