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

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

JanyRae Seda

Oil Painter

Alex Bond

Natural Arts

Rena Wilson

Interior Design

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Rosie Carter


Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Heather Leavitt Martinez

Hand Lettering

Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Jana Goldstein

Culinary Artist

Dian Law

Silk Batik

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Lisa and Loren Skyhorse

Leather Arts

Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Susan Russo

Stained Glass

Tiffany Jacot


Lisa C. Taylor


Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis