Get to know– Laserkatze

Who are you?
We are Laserkatze! Your friendly lasercutter store for creative designs and crazy projects. 

What is your profession?
We are siblings: one studied Material Futures in London the other business engineering in Karlsruhe

Where do you come from?
After chasing love or a job, we separately ended up in Aachen. This is where it all started. This is where we grow.

We are a laser manufactory for creative ideas!

Three things on your bucket list? 
Henric: Have coffee with Ray Kurzweil, getting lost in Kyoto, see Laserkatze flourish
Sophy: Bead crafting with a tribe in Africa, hiking through Albania, being called Ms. Bossin at Laserkatze

A typical day of your life in three Emoijs?

What you love about design?
Finding a solution that works and puts a smile on the customers face! 

What you hate about design?
Design: a field where everybody is an expert 😉

What is your secret superpower?
Making people feel good and sarcasm; get going when going gets tough.

What is the value of design?
The freedom to create interesting solutions in a narrow box full creative constraints..

What means being a designer to you?
Expressing myself and helping the world to look a bit nicer or make the world think for little while.

If you had three free wishes….?
Counter climate change
Unconditional basic income
Have a world full of custom or personalized products

One must do/see/try in the Euregio?
Visit the Cube Design Museum in Kerkrade

Your epic fails?
Our first start-up: monticon – bridging the gap between pinterest and amazon. 

Your best work/project/discovery?
Solving clients’ problems satisfies at the end of the day because the lasercutter offers almost endless possibilities