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

Carol van der Harten


Jana Goldstein

Culinary Artist

Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

Tiffany Jacot


Brad Goodell

Letter Press Printing

Marilyn Kroeker

Pottery and Painting

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Rosie Carter


Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Susan Russo

Stained Glass

Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Deborah Jojola

Lisa and Loren Skyhorse

Leather Arts

Lisa C. Taylor


Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Alex Bond

Natural Arts