Helga Pikal was born in former Czechoslovakia,where she grew up. She then spent years living in Germany(in and around Munich) and is now based and working in Ireland (Connemara). Helga started to make her One-of-a-kind Character Art Dolls abour 18 years ago and had many exhibitions all over Ireland.Her dolls were sold worldwide.The most popular characters are her WITCHES,WIZARDS and FAIRIES, but also charactesrs in ethnic costumes(like Native American,Mongolian,African etc.)
In the last years,Helga experimented in Creative Embroidery,studying embroidery styles and patterns of different cultures.As the result,she had a successfull exhibition in the "Town Hall Theatre Galway" in autumn 2007. Helgas new website was launched recently.(helgapikal.com)
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