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

Kyle Bauman

Willow Artisan

Steve Williams

Artistic Blacksmith & Iron Work

Shar Short

Fiber Arts

Rena Wilson

Interior Design

Carol van der Harten


Linda Rose, MFA

Writing, Weaving, & Fabric Design

JanyRae Seda

Oil Painter

Rosie Carter


Jeri Burzin


Kelly Horrigan

Leather Craft

Linda Walters

Stained Glass

Lily Russo

Mosaic Artis

Dee McAliney

The Paper Artist

Janice T. Reich

Gourd Carving

Marilyn Kroeker

Pottery and Painting

Douglas Mehrens

Encaustic Arts

Veryl Goodnight

Western Sculptor & Painter

Dian Law

Silk Batik

Jana Goldstein

Culinary Artist

Heather Leavitt Martinez

Hand Lettering

Jan Wright

Southwest Watercolor Artist

Suzanne Strazza

Writer, The Written Word

Duncan Rose

Fly Fishing & Fly Making