Helen, originally from Port Elizabeth married a farmer from Bultfontein and was introduced to quilting 6 years ago and admits she now is a total quilt addict. She says she cannot imagine a day without creating something. She is otherwise kept busy with everything required from her as a farmer's wife, mother of 2 young boys and very social and outgoing person. Helen is a member of the group 'Lappoppe'.
Are you a morning or evening person?
A bit of both but there is nothing nicer than to stay in bed a little later with the kids occasionally.
Which do you prefer - sweet or salty snacks?
Also a bit of both but you will be able to bride me with a salty crack and cheese but thereafter a block of chocolate will be just as nice.
Do you collect anything and what?
If you could be any animal, what would you be?
A chimpanzee - nothing gives hugs like those long arms.
What is your favorite color?
Do you believe in ghosts?
Do you have any other hobbies apart from quilting?
Yes, I always want to make something with my hands.
Have you ever been addicted to a computer/video game and which one?
Name ONE bad habit you have and are aware of.
For the last 5 years I really want to lose weight but just don't succeed
What do you regard as your best personality train?
Are you mostly a messy or clean person?
If you could visit anywhere in the world, where would you go?
A very exotic island
What is your favorite drink?
JC le Roux white sparkling wine
What is your favorite gift to receive?
From my kids: their own art
From my husband: jewelry
From friends: anything
Which type of gift do you like the least?
Perfume that doesn't smell nice
If you could change your name, what would it be?
I am crazy about my name.
Name one thing not many people know about you.
I bathe by candle light every evening
Always good to be able to put a face to a name and now we know a little more about Helen.