Heartland Threads Fibershed

13 counties in SW Wisconsin and 3 counties in NW Illinois

Contact: LindaDee Derrickson, Tracey Schwalbe, Mavin Lisa Giss, Jessa Lane, Lauren McElroy
Email: info@heartlandthreads.org
Website: www.heartlandthreads.org

Heartland Threads welcomes participation of fiber farmers, textile makers, clothing designers, artists, spinners, weavers, sewers, knitters, felters, crafters, dyers, tanners, mills, shops & events. We imagine a future where our clothing and textiles are both designed and made right here in the Heartland from locally grown fibers. Our 501(c)(3) non profit is managed by a volunteer Board of Directors with yearly membership fees and grants providing funds for our Mission, which is to stimulate a networking “fiberculture” of producers and users of local regenerative fibers & textiles, emphasizing the economic, environmental, and community benefits of these connections.

Support Our Fibershed Affiliates!

Fiber producers, artisans, designers, and makers are developing regional fiber systems all around the world. Help us support their work! We’re asking for donations to the Threading Resilience fundraiser until September 15. Every dollar donated will be matched by Fibershed up to $50,000.