Carl Giskes decided to stay in the Netherlands and founded in 1992 Leembouw Netherlands ', that was later given the name' Tierrafino. It was the first company in the Netherlands that solely focused on the production and distribution of clay products, and that gave the impetus to the realization that clay a beautiful and healthy construction product. Moreover Carl Giskes was the first natural earth colors for stucco and paint in Europe introduced. With relentless energy he promotes his products with lectures, demonstrations, workshops and courses. Not without success.
"A growing number of architects realize that the choice of clay, especially a healthy choice," says Carl Giskes. And among those architects are not the least, for example, the Swiss architects Herzog and de Meuron. Also in the press are the opinions purely positive. As a journalist suggested that he "brought". Using clay to new heights of elegance and sophisticated beauty