Kakaw Designs

Connecting international creatives with local artisan groups for mutually-beneficial experiences through in-person and online workshops as well as travel itineraries in Guatemala.

Textile Trails

Travel with Wendy and a small group of textile enthusiasts for an immersive experience in Bhutanese culture. Specializing in hands-on learning opportunities with local artisans.

Tours by Sharon

We offer small group tours focusing on culture/arts/textiles for those wanting a non-touristy “travel experience”. Various regions in Mexico and Guatemala.

Mayan Hands

Mayan Hands is fair trade non-profit organization dedicated to providing economic and educational opportunity to Mayan women artisans and their daughters in Guatemala.

Marrakesh Express

My tours introduce you to the beautiful country of Morocco: warm people, gorgeous scenery, and delicious cuisine. Visit homes, workshops, and major sites.

Above the Fray: Traditional Hilltribe Art

Above the Fray leads small-group tours for textile enthusiasts to visit with and learn directly from traditional textile artists in hill tribe Laos and Vietnam. The cultural venture offers hands-on workshops led by regional, independent experts in their own villages.