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

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

JanyRae Seda

Oil Painter

Alex Bond

Natural Arts

Heather Leavitt Martinez

Hand Lettering

Dian Law

Silk Batik

Rena Wilson

Interior Design

Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Rosie Carter


Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Jeri Burzin


Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts

Brad Goodell

Letter Press Printing

Marilyn Kroeker

Pottery and Painting

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Jana Goldstein

Culinary Artist

Carol van der Harten


Linda Walters

Stained Glass