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


Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Jeri Burzin


Heather Leavitt Martinez

Hand Lettering

Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Rena Wilson

Interior Design

Brad Goodell

Letter Press Printing

Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Alex Bond

Natural Arts

Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

Jana Goldstein

Culinary Artist

JanyRae Seda

Oil Painter

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Rosie Carter


Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Dian Law

Silk Batik

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Shar Short

Fiber Arts