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

Alex Bond

Natural Arts

Brad Goodell

Letter Press Printing

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Rena Wilson

Interior Design

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Carol van der Harten


Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Rosie Carter


Marilyn Kroeker

Pottery and Painting

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Heather Leavitt Martinez

Hand Lettering

Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Shar Short

Fiber Arts

JanyRae Seda

Oil Painter

Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Jeri Burzin


Dian Law

Silk Batik

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work