Meet the Women

We partner with 8 artisan cooperatives of rural Andean women to provide training and market access. The objective of our efforts is to provide women with a reliable source of income so they can increase their families’ quality of life and well-being. Our partner cooperatives weave, knit, spin and sew. We offer training in quality control, product development and technical skills improvement. Each of our products includes the name of the artisan who made it. Please scroll down below to find the artisan behind your product, or choose one of the skillsets below to whisk you there quicker.

Spinning

Weaving

Knitting

Why They Weave

Why They Weave

Meet the Women

We partner with 8 artisan cooperatives of rural Andean women to provide training and market access. The objective of our efforts is to provide women with a reliable source of income so they can increase their families’ quality of life and well-being. Our partner cooperatives weave, knit, spin and sew. We offer training in quality control, product development and technical skills improvement. Each of our products includes the name of the artisan who made it. Please scroll down below to find the artisan behind your product, or choose one of the skillsets below to whisk you there quicker.

Spinning

Weaving

Knitting

Spinning

Herminia Sallo HuamanCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Brigida LaucataCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Paulina Melo HuamanCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Susana Laucata SinchiCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Agripina QuispeCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Cirila MachaccaCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Constantina LaucataCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Benedicta ApazaCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Natividad SinchiCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Juana RiquelmeCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Victoria LaucataCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Marisol HuamanCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Bisentina UscaCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Valvina PumaCooperative: Qusi QoyllocCraft: Spinning

Gregoria QuispeCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Virginia HuamanCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Hilda EchameCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Dionicia MeloCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Francisca QuispeCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Exaltación RiquelmeCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Marta LaucataCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Simeona Melo QuispeCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Flora QuispeCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Paulina QuispeCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Nicolasa SinchiCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Benita PumaCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Damiana UscaCooperative: Puskariy TikaCraft: Spinning

Weaving

Alejandrina Yupanqui HuamanCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Josefa Quispe HuamanCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Brigida Quispe UscaCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Tomasa Paliza CjuruCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Honorata Vargas Huaman HuillcaCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Sinforosa Yupanqui SinchiCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Maria Salome Cjuro QuispeCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Beatriz YupanquiCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Luzmarina Quispe PumaCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Octavia Quispe QuispeCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Reyna Puma PumaccahuaCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Sonia Machaca SalloCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Eulojia Quispe PumaCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Nicolasa Aranzabal CondoriCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Abelina Quispe MonargaCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Griselda Machaca HuamanCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Susana Mamani QuispeCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Benita Usca HuamanCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Francisca Sullca PumaCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Remijia Huaman PumaCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Isabel Laucata UscaCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Margarita Sallio HuamanCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Asunta Quispe YupanquiCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Margarita Melo SinchiCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Juliana Huaman PumaCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Hilaria Yupanqui QuispeCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Benancia Quispe Quispe Cooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Beatriz Yupanqui HumanCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Fortuna Usca MeloCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Grimaldena Huaman SinchiCooperative: Awac PhunaCraft: Weaving

Margarita Sinchi TacoCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Quintina Usca MamaniCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Yolanda Yupanqui MamaniCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Felicia Calzaya MachacaCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Placida Mamani QuispeCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Genara Quispe CruzCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Alejandrina Quispe MonargaCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Jesusa Quispe FuturiCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Cristina Sulcapuma PumaCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Estefania Machecca RiquelmeCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Maria Quispe UscaCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Fortunata Medina PfoccoCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Mercedes Sinchi TacoCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Sabina Medina DiazCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Nicolasa Melo Huaman Cooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Sabina Huaman Huillca GamarraCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Gumercinda Cjuru PalizaCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Hermenguilda Hauman SinchiCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Juliana Mamani QuispeCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Isabel Machacca RiquelmeCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Victoria Quispe SinchiCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Margarita Yupanqui QuispeCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Elena MamaniCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Magdelena CruzCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Maria Machaca RiquelmeCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Rudesinda Sulca Puma HuamanCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Florencia Huaman QuispeCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Doris QuispeCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Jesusa Quispe MachacaCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Dominga Yupanqui QuispeCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Felicitas Rios CjuroCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Cirprina Quispe MeloCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Elsa Quispe MamaniCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Olinda Medina MamaniCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Placida Mamani QuispeCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Glena MamaniCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Justina Huaman ChoqueCooperative: SonguillayCraft: Weaving

Cipriana Quispe MedinaCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Victoria Sinchi SulcaCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Isadora Quispe UscaCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Toribia Kelka ChurataCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Raymunda Quispe QuispeCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Agripina Quispe MamaniCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Eustaquia Huaman ZunigaCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Dominga Hauman QuispeCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Marcelina Medina HaumanCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Pilar Sinchi YupanquiCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Gregoria Laucata UscaCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Gregoria Quispe YupanquiCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Juliana Quispe MamaniCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Francisca Sinche HjanccoCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Tomasa Sinchi QuispeCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Juana Paliza YupanquiCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Valentina Quispe HuamanCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Benigna Focco QuispeCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Martha Huaman QuispeCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Norberta Pullca PumaCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Julia Sunilda SinchiCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Silvia Sinchi QuispeCooperative: Wakanquilla KelkancaCraft: Weaving

Knitting

Fortunata Sinchi CcamaCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Jesusa Puma HuamanCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Bacilia QuispeCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Bacilia EchameCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Raymundina UscaCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Matilde Futuri QuispeCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Francisca QuispeCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Abelina Melo HuamanCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Carlota PauccarCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Teresa Echame VargasCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Victoria RiquelmeCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Josefina Sallo Cooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Rosalia Melo HuamahCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Simeona PauccarCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Alejandria Apasa SinchiCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Nemecia MonargaCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Flora Melo EchameCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Alicia Melo CruzCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Florentina SinchiCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Benita Sinchi CcoamaCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Victoria MadenaCooperative: Puka RosasCraft: Knitting

Martha SantillanaCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Leonarda LopezCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Justa Mercado TorresCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Jacinta Eysaquirre SonccoCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Liz Katerin Ayma GuzmanCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Rosa Mendes LuisaCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Marleny Sinche QuispeCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Natividad Espinosa HuamanCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Enocencia LopezCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Martha ZunigaCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Lidia Huillca CcorimanyaCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Rina Huallpa NinahullcaCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Alicia Salas GibajaCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Ricardina Nina NayhuaCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Mariela Calderon SalazarCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Gregoria Albanez ConchaCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Florentina MercadoCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Gabriela CusipaucarCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Carla Aylas OchoaCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Nadia ArredondoCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Irma Mamani UmallaCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Wilma Salas GibajaCooperative: Virgen del Carmen RumiraCraft: Knitting

Matilda Mendoza HuamanCooperative: Mujeres Tejedoras Puente IncaCraft: Knitting

Claudia Ccahua HuamanCooperative: Mujeres Tejedoras Puente IncaCraft: Knitting

Yudi Pillco AchircanaCooperative: Mujeres Tejedoras Puente IncaCraft: Knitting

Benita HachircaCooperative: Mujeres Tejedoras Puente IncaCraft: Knitting

Barbara Sallo HuscaCooperative: Mujeres Tejedoras Puente IncaCraft: Knitting

Maritza Baca EspinozaCooperative: Mujeres Tejedoras Puente IncaCraft: Knitting

Francisca Salas QuispeCooperative: Mujeres Tejedoras Puente IncaCraft: Knitting

Rosa Benites MondacaCooperative: Mujeres Tejedoras Puente IncaCraft: Knitting

Justina Ayma QuispeCooperative: Mujeres Tejedoras Puente IncaCraft: Knitting

Silvia Escobedo AlvaresCooperative: Mujeres Tejedoras Puente IncaCraft: Knitting

Isabel Mendoza PallaniCooperative: Mujeres Tejedoras Puente IncaCraft: Knitting

Demi Gabina Sarcca ChoqueCooperative: Mujeres Tejedoras Puente IncaCraft: Knitting