Southwest Farm to Yarn

Colorado 501(c)(3) Not for Profit

A Grassroots Organization

Organized and Staffed Solely by Volunteer 
Fiber Artists and Producers


Our Mission: 
Nurture and enrich the lives of members and community by creating a sustainable hub where people who share a passion for fiber can buy, sell, create, teach, share, and celebrate all things fiber.

Our Values/Principles: We will operate with honesty, integrity, and transparency. It will be a welcoming place of collaboration and sharing. We will be promoters of the local fiber ecosystem, flock to finished product. We commit to each other that we will be respectful, genuine, dependable, and flexible. We will communicate openly for the betterment of the Collective.

Our Vision: Our fiber hub will be a viable retail and educational enterprise meeting the needs of the communities around us. The Collective will be a welcoming creative space for fiber enthusiasts of all skills and forms.

Local Farmers and Artisans

  • Acorn Artworks: knitted, woven, and
    felted items – Mancos, CO


  • Aunt Kit's Knits: hand-dyed yarn, knitwear, hand-dyed silk scarves; Mancos, CO

  • Cherry Creek Valley Farms: alpaca yarn and roving, Cactus Flower tapestry looms and weaving tools – Hesperus, CO

  • Corvid Glass: fused glass buttons and shawl pins; Cortez, CO

  • Oak Tree Farm, Natural, undyed roving; Romeldale/California Variegated Mutant (CVM) sheep

  • Skywater Alpaca Fibers: alpaca yarn and roving, natural colors, Durango, CO

  • Willysman Woodworks: handmade wooden yarn holders and swifts; Cortez, CO

  • Woolabull. Handknit scarves and stitch markers.

  • Woollylizard: hand-dyed yarn and roving, handwoven items; Cortez, CO