For many years Helma has been coming to visit us each autumn on our stand at the European Patchwork Meeting in Alsace, but she had never told us about this truly original aspect of her life.
Helma is a boatwoman and lives year-round on a lovely, huge barge christened “Bernadet”.
Helma and her barge « Bernadet » © Quiltmania Editions
It is probably the most unexpected place to discover quilts!
Quilts of Helma on the barge « Bernadet » © Quiltmania Editions
On the barge, Helma always finds time for her quilting activities !
Helma's quilt inside the barge © Quiltmania Editions
Learn more about the life of Helma on her barge in Quiltmania #114.