Maaike Gottschal: I’m a weaver. I like the sound of the loom. I like to place the threads very precise. Preferably by hand. Like writing a letter. The weaving combines my love for color, texture, material and space. The handwork gives me time to think and to process. To make decisions when they are at hand. Textile is a la
Textielfabrique is my Rotterdam based textile studio. In this
Mail me for special requests and questions: maaike@textielfabrique,nl
Textielfabrique cooperates with the Textile Museum, New Institute, Kings of Indigo, Nudie Jeans, Dobotex, By Mölle, Meervilt, Fiber, Less is More and
もったいない or 勿体無い
Mottainai, is the Japanese term for conveying a sense of regret regarding waste (material, energy, toughts). “Mottainai!” Roughly means “what a waste!” It is an ancient Buddhist word associated with the idea that objects have souls.