Lakwerk

MEET OUR TEAM

meet our team

Get to know us

MEET OUR
AMAZING NAILTECHS

All the nailtechs work on a freelance base at LAKWERK. Working as a freelancer means they all have their own unique style and expertise. Come for a classic or go wild with some of the latest nail trends in pop-art, minimalistic or extensions, LAKWERK will create a look that is as unique as you are.

Read and discover the style of each nailtech at LAKWERK and find out which nailtech suits your style the best.

We set quality as a high standard and therefor make sure all the nailtechs are trained regularly and keep up to date with the latest trends.

Amira nailtech Lakwerk

Amira van den Bos

Amira was a happy costumer at first. She came every 3 weeks for the coolest nail designs. Thats where her love for nails started. She decided to go for the Bootcamp and now, a couple of months later, she became a Nail Tech! She’s up to date with every trend, and loves everything that shines & sparkles

Ariadni

Ariadni Kalemis

Ariadni is a creative soul who has loved to create nail art from an early age. After years of other careers she followed her passion and became a nail tech after all. She loves bright coloured designs, patterns, and she creates little pieces of artwork on your nails whilst making you feel welcome.

Christy Nailtech Lakwerk Centrum

Christy de Graaff

After Christy did the bootcamps at the Lakwerk Nail School she became even more obsessed with nails and nailart. From that point on, she knew it and wanted a new career as the new Lakstar at Lakwerk! She loves creative things like bright colours, animal prints and her all time favorite has to the french mani!

Catya

Catya PONCIN

Catya is inspired by vibrant colours, abstract patterns and story telling nail art. After following the bootcamp at Lakwerk she gained the skills that brought her the confidence to take her nail art to the next level and she decided to become a professioNAIL nail tech. Catya loves a challenge and her priority is to make sure your natural nails are handled with care.

denice-anne

Denice-anna van den bosch

making your experience at lakwerk a good one, is her top priority (together with transforming your nails, obviously). if either you’re here to sneak away from the chaos and want to give yourself a moment to relax, for a fun time or to get something off your chest; she’s open to anything & looks forward to getting to know you a little bit better at every naildate.

Dana Nailtech Oud Zuid Lakwerk

DANA TAVERNE

Dana Taverne gets her inspiration from fashion. She watches fashion shows and follows the latest trends which she then turns into great stylish nails. She does not shy away from a challenge and is very driven in her work. She always ensures that you leave the salon with a big smile and fleeky nails which gives her the best feeling.

Denice Nailtech Lakwerk

DENICE DORENBOS

FUNKY, FLASHY AND GROOVY! TOGETHER WITH DENICE YOU’LL CREATE YOUR OWN UNIQUE STYLE, THAT WILL IMPRESS YOUR FAMILY, FRIENDS AND COLLEAGUES. DENICE WORKED IN VARIOUS SECTORS LIKE MEDIA EN RETAIL BUT FOUND A PASSION FOR NAIL-ART. CHIT-CHAT AND LAUGH WHILE HAVING AN ASTONISHING HAND TRANSFORMATION!

Eefke Nailtech Oud Zuid Lakwerk

EEFKE DE BONT

Eefke de Bont her creativity runs through her veins. She is a self taught nail tech that is ready for any fun challenge you give her. From single color to art, she will make sure you leave happy and in perfect nail shape. “A perfect nail will leave them asking”

chitape-734x1024-1-1

CHIARA PIERIS

EVER SINCE CHIARA CAN REMEMBER, BEAUTIFUL AND WELL GROOMED NAILS MAKE HER HAPPY. AND NOW SHE WANTS TO SHARE HER HAPPINESS WITH YOU AND MAKE SURE YOU WALK OUT OF THE SALON WITH A BIG SMILE! BECAUSE YOU ARE HER BIGGEST NAIL PRIORITY! BRIGHT OR PASTEL, NUDE OR DARK, YOU ARE MORE THAN WELCOME!

Cynthia Nailtech Oud Zuid Lakwerk

CYNTHIA SCHUCKMANN

BECAME A NAIL(ART) ADDICT AFTER FOLLOWING LAKWERK BOOTCAMP. SHE WORKED FOR 6 YEARS AS A RESTAURANT MANAGER, THAT’S WHY SHE KNOWS HOW TO TREAT HER CUSTOMERS. SHE WILL LISTEN TO YOUR WISHES AND WILL ADVISE YOU IF NEEDED. SHE GET’S INSPIRED BY YOUR INFORMATION AS WELL SEASONAL INFLUENCES AND TRENDS.​

Evi Ploeger Nailtech Lakwerk Centrum

EVIE PLOEGER

Evie has always been a nail-art lover! Ever since she was 13 years old, she practiced all kinds of fun designs on her friends' nails. After a few years of working and studying Art & Design, she fell back in love with nail-art. This is when she started the LAKWERK bootcamp! After her last class, she was sure of it: this is what she wanted to do for a living.

Hanne Nailtech Oud Zuid Lakwerk

HANNE KELDER

Describes herself as a sparkly, colorful bottle of fun! Always thought she didn’t have a hobby, well guess what.. she made her job out of it! Next to doing what she likes the most, nails, she’s also a hair and makeup artist! She loves to be creative with colours & lines! Give her your hands and you’ll leave the salon with the most sparkly feeling!

Laura Nailtech Oud Zuid en Centrum Lakwerk
Maud Nailtech Centrum Lakwerk

MAUD VAN OOIJEN

an inquisitive perfectionist in training with the best nailtechs. Besides school I am working on nails 24/7. In a short time I got my degree in nail technician and followed a masterclass at Lakwerk. Now it is time to become a LAKWERK girl.

Lieke Nailtech Lakwerk Centrum

LIEKE van heumen

After being a PE teacher and swimming instructor for years, Lieke wanted to switch lanes and double backflip into something she is really passionate about. Obsessed with nails and nail-art, Lieke applied for a spot at our table. How awesome! As a perfectionista she strives to give you the most beautiful styled and conditioned nails. From single colour, to luscious prints, or a biab treatment, she happily does them all! Best of all, she can't wait to get her hands on your nails!

Nikkie Buikhuizen

NIKKE BUIKHUISEN

Having loved all things nails since the age of 16, she transformed her passion into her profession. With a history in hospitality & corporate life, she has been taking care of customers for over a decade! From the perfect single colour to beautiful nail art, her goal is for you to enjoy your treatment & bring a smile to your face every time you look at your nails!

Noortje Nailtech Oud Zuid Lakwerk

Noortje Metsemakers

Noortje had an amazing time at the Lakwerk bootcamp, since then she’s been obsessed with nail art and has constantly been trying to improve her work. She loves making art on such a small surface as clean, crisp and detailed as possible. She uses bold lines and bright colours to create her drawings.

Romee Nailtech Centrum Lakwerk

ROMEE KROMMENDAM

has worked on the business side of the fashion industry for the past years, and now decided to take on a new venture. Her skills acquired by Jessica Scholten herself, she now started to work as a nail tech where wants to take that same high end quality and forward thinking to create flawless and stylish nails. Romée’s goal is to have you walk out of LAKWERK’s door with a smile and 10 cool new accessories.

evy

Evy Brattinga

Ever since Vy was little she loved everything to do with nails. However, Vy never thought she would do something with nails as her job. But here she is, working as nailtech at Lakwerk. She likes to choose a design together with her customer that fits him or her the best. She loves minimalistic nail art but she can also go all out with an extreme design.

Yadira Nailtech Oud Zuid en Centrum Lakwerk

YADIRA HONHOF

YADIRA HAS DISCOVERED NAIL ART AFTER WORKING AS A NAIL TECH FOR A YEAR AND A HALF. BEFORE SHE BECAME A NAIL TECH, SHE WORKED AS A LEGAL ASSISTANT. THIS WAS NOT SOMETHING THAT SUITED HER AND STARTED LOOKING FOR CREATIVITY. SHE IS AT HOME IN SINGLE COLORS, ARTIFICIAL NAILS AND WANTS TO CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND ACHIEVE THE NICEST AND MOST BEAUTIFUL CREATIONS IN ORDER TO DISCOVER HER OWN STYLE. PERFECTION DESCRIBES HER WORK THE BEST.

Zola Ottenhoff Nailtech

ZOLA OTTENHOF

ZOLA OTTENHOFF HAS BEEN A NAIL-ART ADDICT SINCE FOREVER AND ALWAYS HAD A LOVE FOR THE TECHNIQUES AND SKILLS USED. SHE HAS BEEN WORKING IN FASHION AND DECIDED IT WAS TIME TO SWITCH GEARS AND AMP UP HER CREATIVITY. SHE TAKES INSPIRATION FROM FASHION SHOWS AND FABRICS, AND LOVES TO COMBINE PRINTS AND COLORS TO CREATE SOMETHING UNIQUE AND BEAUTIFUL.

merlyntape-734x1024-1

MERLYN BASART

SIT BACK, RELAX AND ENJOY. THOSE ARE THE THREE THINGS MERLIJN WISHES YOU EXPERIENCE WHILE VISITING HER AT LAKWERK. WISHING TO CONTRIBUTE TO YOUR QUALITY TIME, WITH OFCOURSE TAKING CARE OF YOUR NAILS THRIVING FOR PERFECTION. SHE LOVES MEETING NEW PEOPLE AND GET TO KNOW THEM, AND THEIR NAILS, BETTER!

EVER SINCE CHIARA CAN REMEMBER, BEAUTIFUL AND WELL GROOMED NAILS MAKE HER HAPPY. AND NOW SHE WANTS TO SHARE HER HAPPINESS WITH YOU AND MAKE SURE YOU WALK OUT OF THE SALON WITH A BIG SMILE! BECAUSE YOU ARE HER BIGGEST NAIL PRIORITY! BRIGHT OR PASTEL, NUDE OR DARK, YOU ARE MORE THAN WELCOME!

chitape 734x1024 1 1 - Lakwerk Amsterdam

BECAME A NAIL(ART) ADDICT AFTER FOLLOWING LAKWERK BOOTCAMP. SHE WORKED FOR 6 YEARS AS A RESTAURANT MANAGER, THAT’S WHY SHE KNOWS HOW TO TREAT HER CUSTOMERS. SHE WILL LISTEN TO YOUR WISHES AND WILL ADVISE YOU IF NEEDED. SHE GET’S INSPIRED BY YOUR INFORMATION AS WELL SEASONAL INFLUENCES AND TRENDS.​

Cynthia Nailtech Oud Zuid Lakwerk

Amira was a happy costumer at first. She came every 3 weeks for the coolest nail designs. Thats where her love for nails started. She decided to go for the Bootcamp and now, a couple of months later, she became a Nail Tech! She’s up to date with every trend, and loves everything that shines & sparkles

Amira - Lakwerk Amsterdam

Ariadni is a creative soul who has loved to create nail art from an early age. After years of other careers she followed her passion and became a nail tech after all. She loves bright coloured designs, patterns, and she creates little pieces of artwork on your nails whilst making you feel welcome.

Ariadni 1 - Lakwerk Amsterdam
Catya - Lakwerk Amsterdam

Catya is inspired by vibrant colours, abstract patterns and story telling nail art. After following the bootcamp at Lakwerk she gained the skills that brought her the confidence to take her nail art to the next level and she decided to become a professioNAIL nail tech. Catya loves a challenge and her priority is to make sure your natural nails are handled with care.

Christy Nailtech Lakwerk Centrum

After Christy did the bootcamps at the Lakwerk Nail School she became even more obsessed with nails and nailart. From that point on, she knew it and wanted a new career as the new Lakstar at Lakwerk! She loves creative things like bright colours, animal prints and her all time favorite has to the french mani!

Dana Nailtech Oud Zuid Lakwerk

Dana Taverne gets her inspiration from fashion. She watches fashion shows and follows the latest trends which she then turns into great stylish nails. She does not shy away from a challenge and is very driven in her work. She always ensures that you leave the salon with a big smile and fleeky nails which gives her the best feeling.

dejatape - Lakwerk Amsterdam

Ever since Déjà remembers she has been obsessed with nails and loves doing them! Her love for beautiful nails grew out to be one of her passions and she took a masterclass with us at the LAKWERK Nailschool! Right after she knew that this is what she wants to do all day! Besides making your nails look pretty with a single colour or minimalistic nail art she also loves doing pedicures to make your feet look sparkly again!

making your experience at lakwerk a good one, is her top priority (together with transforming your nails, obviously). if either you’re here to sneak away from the chaos and want to give yourself a moment to relax, for a fun time or to get something off your chest; she’s open to anything & looks forward to getting to know you a little bit better at every naildate.

denice anne - Lakwerk Amsterdam
Denice Nailtech Lakwerk

Funky, flashy and groovy! Together with Denice you’ll create your own unique style, that will impress your family, friends and colleagues. Denice worked in various sectors like media en retail but found a passion for nail-art. Chit-chat and laugh while having an astonishing hand transformation!

After being a PE teacher and swimming instructor for years, Lieke wanted to switch lanes and double backflip into something she is really passionate about. Obsessed with nails and nail-art, Lieke applied for a spot at our table. How awesome! As a perfectionista she strives to give you the most beautiful styled and conditioned nails. From single colour, to luscious prints, or a biab treatment, she happily does them all! Best of all, she can't wait to get her hands on your nails!

Lieke Nailtech Lakwerk Centrum

an inquisitive perfectionist in training with the best nailtechs. Besides school I am working on nails 24/7. In a short time I got my degree in nail technician and followed a masterclass at Lakwerk. Now it is time to become a LAKWERK girl.

Maud Nailtech Centrum Lakwerk
cd - Lakwerk Amsterdam

Having loved all things nails since the age of 16, she transformed her passion into her profession. With a history in hospitality & corporate life, she has been taking care of customers for over a decade! From the perfect single colour to beautiful nail art, her goal is for you to enjoy your treatment & bring a smile to your face every time you look at your nails!

Noortje had an amazing time at the Lakwerk bootcamp, since then she’s been obsessed with nail art and has constantly been trying to improve her work. She loves making art on such a small surface as clean, crisp and detailed as possible. She uses bold lines and bright colours to create her drawings.

Noortje Nailtech Oud Zuid Lakwerk

has worked on the business side of the fashion industry for the past years, and now decided to take on a new venture. Her skills acquired by Jessica Scholten herself, she now started to work as a nail tech where wants to take that same high end quality and forward thinking to create flawless and stylish nails. Romée’s goal is to have you walk out of LAKWERK’s door with a smile and 10 cool new accessories.

Romee Nailtech Centrum Lakwerk - Lakwerk Amsterdam
evy - Lakwerk Amsterdam

Ever since Vy was little she loved everything to do with nails. However, Vy never thought she would do something with nails as her job. But here she is, working as nailtech at Lakwerk. She likes to choose a design together with her customer that fits him or her the best. She loves minimalistic nail art but she can also go all out with an extreme design.

Evie has always been a nail-art lover! Ever since she was 13 years old, she practiced all kinds of fun designs on her friends' nails. After a few years of working and studying Art & Design, she fell back in love with nail-art. This is when she started the LAKWERK bootcamp! After her last class, she was sure of it: this is what she wanted to do for a living.

Evi Ploeger Nailtech Lakwerk Centrum

Yadira has discovered nail art after working as a nail tech for a year and a half. Before she became a nail tech, she worked as a legal assistant. This was not something that suited her and started looking for creativity. She is at home in single colors, artificial nails and wants to continue to develop and achieve the nicest and most beautiful creations in order to discover her own style. Perfection describes her work the best.

Yadira Nailtech Oud Zuid en Centrum Lakwerk - Lakwerk Amsterdam
Zola Ottenhoff Nailtech

Zola Ottenhoff Has been a nail-art addict since forever and always had a love for the techniques and skills used. She has been working in fashion and decided it was time to switch gears and amp up her creativity. She takes inspiration from fashion shows and fabrics, and loves to combine prints and colors to create something unique and beautiful.

merlyntape 734x1024 1 - Lakwerk Amsterdam

Sit back, relax and enjoy. Those are the three things Merlijn wishes you experience while visiting her at Lakwerk. Wishing to contribute to your quality time, with ofcourse taking care of your nails thriving for perfection. She loves meeting new people and get to know them, and their nails, better!

TEXT NAILTECH

TEXT NAILTECH

DO YOU WANT TO BECOME A NAILTECH AT LAKWERK?

We’re Always Looking For Talented Nailtechs. Please Send Your Motivation  & CV To hi@lakwerk.com

MEET OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM

Each and every day our salons are filled with the most amazing and professional nailtechs who will become your nails’ best friend. Behind the scenes, there’s a team that work their asses off to make all this wonderfull shit happen.  

LAKWERK is always busy with innovating, optimizing and refreshing the brand.

Jessica Scholten is one of the first fashion nail technicians in the Netherlands. Since 2010 Jessica has worked for leading national and international magazines as Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, W magazine, Glamour, ELLE & teamed on shows during fashion week in London, Paris, New York & Milan.

Jessica Scholten Founder CEO Lakwerk

Saar Koningsberger is a Dutch multi-talented TV host, actress and online creator. Fashion, trends and personal appearance have always been an inspiration throughout her life. Nails are an essential element of her style and a means to channel her creativity and express her love for design.

Saar Koningsberger Founder CEO Lakwerk - Lakwerk Amsterdam

Marieke Born is a all-rounder-do-it-all, from fashion to graphic design, to painting a wall. Now she finds her happiness in making your visit at Lakwerk a really good one! Ask her anything, happy to help you out!

Marieke Storemanager Oud Zuid Lakwerk
Kelsey Manager Nailschool Lakwerk

Kelsey is de LAKWERK nail school manager. Met jarenlange ervaring in het particuliere onderwijs en verschillende kanten van uiterlijke verzorging en fashion weet zij precies wat er nodig is om onze nail school op een unieke manier te laten knallen. Zij gaat altijd voor dat beetje extra en wil dat jullie, naast de geleerde vakkennis, ook geïnspireerd en vol energie de deur uit gaan. Dat je een beetje heimwee krijgt naar onze heerlijke nail school en terugkomt om jezelf steeds verder te ontwikkelen. Samen met Jessica en onze educators brengt zij de LAKWERK nail school naar the next level. Wij blijven naast de experience ook de inhoud en het aanbod continu vernieuwen en uitbreiden.

Maaike Osinga Assistant Store Manager Lakwerk Centrum

Maaike graduated from TMO Fashion Business School and has a passion for fashion and beauty. With her enthusiastic personality, she is always up for a chat and a joke. Her goal is to create a bubbly and pleasant working atmosphere and to let customers leave LAKWERK with a smile on their face!

TEXT

TEXT

Jessica Scholten Founder CEO Lakwerk

JESSICA SCHOLTEN

Jessica Scholten is one of the first fashion nail technicians in the Netherlands. Since 2010 Jessica has worked for leading national and international magazines as Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, W magazine, Glamour, ELLE & teamed on shows during fashion week in London, Paris, New York & Milan.

Saar Koningsberger Founder CEO Lakwerk

SAAR KONINGSBERGER

Saar Koningsberger is a Dutch multi-talented TV host, actress and online creator. Fashion, trends and personal appearance have always been an inspiration throughout her life. Nails are an essential element of her style and a means to channel her creativity and express her love for design.

Faye Assistent Storemanager + Social Media Manager Lakwerk

FAYE VEUGELERS

Faye is raised in Spain, and brought the sunshine with her to LAKWERK. She is a go-getter, and will do her best to create memorable moments. She is keen on motivating others to help them lift themselves to their highest level. Faye gets inspired by all the creative minds within LAKWERK.

Maaike Osinga Assistant Store Manager Lakwerk Centrum

MAAIKE OSINGA

Maaike graduated from TMO Fashion Business School and has a passion for fashion and beauty. With her enthusiastic personality, she is always up for a chat and a joke. Her goal is to create a bubbly and pleasant working atmosphere and to let customers leave LAKWERK with a smile on their face!

Marieke Storemanager Oud Zuid Lakwerk

MARIEKE BORN

Marieke Born is a all-rounder-do-it-all, from fashion to graphic design, to painting a wall. Now she finds her happiness in making your visit at Lakwerk a really good one! Ask her anything, happy to help you out!

Kelsey Manager Nailschool Lakwerk

KELSEY REINDERS

Kelsey is de LAKWERK nail school manager. Met jarenlange ervaring in het particuliere onderwijs en verschillende kanten van uiterlijke verzorging en fashion weet zij precies wat er nodig is om onze nail school op een unieke manier te laten knallen. Zij gaat altijd voor dat beetje extra en wil dat jullie, naast de geleerde vakkennis, ook geïnspireerd en vol energie de deur uit gaan. Dat je een beetje heimwee krijgt naar onze heerlijke nail school en terugkomt om jezelf steeds verder te ontwikkelen. Samen met Jessica en onze educators brengt zij de LAKWERK nail school naar the next level. Wij blijven naast de experience ook de inhoud en het aanbod continu vernieuwen en uitbreiden.