Arts Professional/ Education Coordinator, Varley Art Gallery
Sandy Saad is a lover of all things art – she enjoys experiencing and sharing with others the many ways art inspires her. When she is not the Educational Programs Coordinator at the Varley Art Gallery, she is a chocolate-maker and biathlon competitor (ok... she’s only competed once, but she sounds really cool when she proclaims it at parties)!
Big Hair Don't Care
BY SANDY SAAD
@ VOL 9
ON NOV 20, 2015
“While all my friend’s… hair would sway in the wind, my hair even defied the laws of physics. It would just stay absolutely still.”
In Big Hair Don't Care from PechaKucha Night Markham’s 9th Volume, curly hair ambassador, chocolate-maker, and biathlon competitor Sandy Saad discusses what it's like to grow up with natural hair. Drawing from memories of her embarrassing hair phases, she tells the tale of how she came to accept her natural beauty.
400 Seconds of Art
BY SANDY SAAD
@ VOL 10
ON JAN 22, 2016
“It is said that one of the biggest forms of intimidation for a painter is an empty canvas”
In 400 Seconds of Art from PechaKucha Night Markham’s 10th volume, speaker Sandy Saad discusses her relationship with art. A lover of all things art – she enjoys experiencing and sharing with others the many ways art inspires her. From abstraction to mark making, she shares about how we engage with art and learn from it.
This was "Presentation of the Day" on June 9th, 2017.