Representing numerous groups of textile artists from San Juan la Laguna, the products listed below are all individual works. However, custom projects are welcome and we look forward to your business ideas.

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Ask for BMS anti microbial and water resistant finishes. Also available are UV stabilizers for out door marine applications.

       Production Floor

       Production Floor

                 Sample Room

                        Design Station

                        Design Station

 Cutting  Client Patterns


Send us your designs and we will make them for you. Toleranses are with in 1 mm.

100% Cotton to 100% Silk Naturals

                        This is how all our fabrics are woven

                        This is how all our fabrics are woven

The Town Of San Juan la Laguna, located on Lake Atitlan in the caldera of semi active volcanoes. San Juan is home to some of the finest artists weavers and crafters in Central America.

The textile work is part of the Mayan culture weaving its way through clothing designs and the shoes they wear to the depiction of the Mayan folklore and history.


Please contact us with any enquiries. Our artist cooperatives are happy to make your designs under private label. Our CAD capabilities enable you to email your patterns for local fabrication. 

Our CAD designing and patterning capabilities enable you to maximize your turnaround time from initial samples to line production. 

The products are still all hand made but with the precision and quality your clients demand.  

Black and White Collection

As each woven pattern has its own unique style combining both the texture created through blending raw cotton and silk into the design, the weavers of San Juan Cooperative can create individual designs best suited to the end product, whether it may be a bag, dress, shirt or wall hanging. 

Here at San Juan Cooperative we are your link to have the perfect textile woven and created for you. Our design team can facilitate your custom designs.

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Hand Dyed - Hand Spun - Hand Woven

All fabrics are entirely handmade from the picking of the cotton and silk to the sinning and dying processes and finally to the weaving.

Each design can be custom created to fit the the feel and texture you require for your application. Many of the woven fabrics are integrated into bags, shoes, belts dresses and other garments. 

The tightness and design of the weave as well as the natural cotton and silk blends offer the ultimate variation of heavy and coarse to ultra fine ans silky finishes. 

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Dillon Oberholzer

is the founder and creative force behind San Juan Cooperative , a not for profit cooperative based on Lake Atitlan, Guatemala . With over thirty years of experience in the melding of ats, crafts, and some of the latest oganic technology through sustainable development programs and projects Dillon brings authenticity to every product he presents..

A global traveller, Dillon has explored the world to discover unexpected materials and unique worldwide artisans styles and techniques to integrate into the "San Juan Coperative Collection"

Dillon works with Artists and crafters across Lake Atitlan who are best suited to make each of our products; using the most steadfast construction methods to support our 100% lifetime guarantee.

Dillon invites you to

" Discover your true piece of art "