Takwe Kaenders received her state approval as an educator at the Pestalozzi-Fröbel House in 1989. At Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design Halle, she studied the subject field of metal/enamel. She graduated from her course with a diploma in 2001. Kaenders works in an honorary capacity in the “Rothener Hof e. V.”, in the Arts and Crafts State Association Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, reg. Ass., and in “Denkmal-Kultur-Mestlin e. V.”. In the latter association, she has been working as a curator since 2010. In 2018, she started working as an art communicator in the Arts and Crafts State Association Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, reg. Ass. For two years, she has been a member of “Salve e. V.”, an association promoting intercultural education and art. She continues to exhibit much of her work both at home and abroad.