High Standards at High Altitude

By Anna Reeve, Marketing and Communications Intern   Nestled high in the mountains amongst the…


Designing Between the Lines in Kelkanka

“Qué estás haciendo?” What are you doing? a local man asked.  We…


2016 Rising Star Cooperative Member: Rosa Benitez Mondaca

  At first glance Rosa Benitez Mondaca doesn’t look like a…


Knitters Travel to Cusco and Puno for Business Training

by Niman Mann, Groups Coordination Intern  The knitters of Rumira just completed fifteen workshops…


Keeping it Kind: The Awamaki Rotation System

by Gillian Fitzpatrick, Monitoring & Evaluation Intern Three years ago, Awamaki discovered…


Mapping Patacancha

By Merel Haverhals, Monitoring & Evaluations Volunteer   Last weekend I joined a team of…


Managing Finances in Puente Inca

By Erin Faltermeier, Sustainable Tourism Volunteer Maritza and Judi have always been leaders in…


Awamaki Natural Dye Workshop

By Hannah Watson, Women's Artisanal Cooperatives Program Volunteer Beetles, flowers, leaves,…


Textiles and Traditions: The Significance of Pallay

By Kelsey Mazeski, Marketing & Communications Coordinator At Awamaki, we collaborate, promote,…


From Warp to Weft: The Complexities of Traditional Weaving

By Rachel Snack, Resident Designer for Awamaki Weaving has always been a complex process, but with…