Is located in El Alto, a suburban town from La Paz. They started their activities in 2008 with the aim of consolidating a social enterprise, that is economically viable, social and ecologically sustainable.
Simon is the founder of Artsol, a family artisan brand that encourages and promotes textiles with Bolivian identity, with the mission of improving the living conditions of Bolivian artisans. Simon works with his brothers and sisters, their families and other artisan families who joined the group. Artsol currently works with 15 families, where 50% of its members are women.
Proud member of the Word Fair Trade Organization,Artsol´s main production are alpaca clothing and are currently exporting them to the european market.
Artisans families. Courtesy of Artsol