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

Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Heather Leavitt Martinez

Hand Lettering

Rena Wilson

Interior Design

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

JanyRae Seda

Oil Painter

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Jana Goldstein

Culinary Artist

Dian Law

Silk Batik

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Marilyn Kroeker

Pottery and Painting

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts

Rosie Carter


Carol van der Harten


Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Jeri Burzin