Designer: Marieke Langedijk
Location: Emmeloord, the Netherlands
'Vleijt' is the old Dutch word which is used for someone who works hard with dedication, serious attention and ambition to do something. Therefore, this word is a perfect match when describing Marieke.
Marieke likes to emphasize the beauty of nature in her work. Mother earth, with all its flora and fauna and the ability to heal itself inspires and fascinates her in many ways.
For her work she likes to use pencils and pens, but also enjoys working on the computer. She combines these and other technologies into one design.
All her products are printed on recycled paper because she wants give the earth as much attention as her products.