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

Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Alex Bond

Natural Arts

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts

Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Brad Goodell

Letter Press Printing

Heather Leavitt Martinez

Hand Lettering

Marilyn Kroeker

Pottery and Painting

Jana Goldstein

Culinary Artist

Carol van der Harten


Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Dian Law

Silk Batik

Rosie Carter


Jeri Burzin


Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Rena Wilson

Interior Design

JanyRae Seda

Oil Painter