Village Artisan

Village Artisan is helping over 100 artisans earn a living wage through dignified work in a caring community in North India. Once impoverished families now have access to proper food and education and for many, it’s the first generation to go to school. All of the products are 100% eco-friendly and made from a range of natural and…

AmdoCraft

Amdo Craft is a small company in the Qinghai province of China. This company is passionate about training and helping Amdo Tibetan nomadic people to produce marketable items preserving and using their traditional Tibetan skills of weaving and braiding yak hair, felting and knitting with their own natural resources of yak and sheep wool, yak milk, natural herbs, flowers…

The Rocking Yak

In March 2014, I was thrilled and excited to be able to visit the many knitters and spinners, just a few of the 40 rural Tibetan women employed by The Rocking Yak! 100% Tibetan Yak Down fibre is hand-spun into yarn with drop spindles and beautifully hand-knit into garments are made by these rural Tibetan…