Textiles West Innovation Lab
TWIL is our makerspace at Manitou Arts Center, Manitou Springs, Colorado.
Opened on July 1st, 2017, TWIL serves as a hub for all things fiber-related in the community. This space is already equipped with sewing machines, floor and table looms, print tables, knitting machines and a large dye lab. Equipment and the dye lab are available for rent. Perfect for collaborations, bigger projects and just to get out of the house.
Make sure to become a member to take advantage of all this space has to offer!
Open Studio Hours for Textiles West and MAC Members
Sunday and Monday 8am-8pm
Tuesday and Thursday 12-8pm
Upcoming Classes at TWIL
looms, spinning wheels, carder, winder
all the tools you need to weave the piece you imagine.
TWIL has a selection of 4 large floor looms and multiple tabletop looms that are available to rent
floor looms $40 per week
table top looms $15 per week
Rent a loom
no more dyeing in your kitchen! use our state of the art dye lab to create beautiful fabrics and fibers.
domestic and industrial machines to stitch up a storm.
We have sewing machines and sergers for you to use to create the projects you dream about.
Certification is required before any machine use.
Sewing machine and Serger:
Juki industrial sewing machine rental rates: