Christina studied Textiles and Psychology/Philosophy and specialised in paper textiles. She is now teaching weaving at the Universities in Linz and Salzburg. Andreas graduated at the Textile School Spengergasse in Vienna and worked as sales and production manager for various textile companies. Since 2012 Christina and Andreas are heading the Textile Centre Haslach in the North of Austria, a combination of textile museum, small scale production and education facility, located in an old textile mill. Since 2020 Christina and Andreas are also managing the European Textile Network ETN.