Many of our Marylebone friends will be familiar with the bright eyes and buoyant smile of Saba, who shone her warm light over our time at no. 37 Marylebone Lane, but were maybe not as familiar with her creative depths. The arts and all that surround it run through the very heart of our organisation, and we celebrate and place immeasurable value on being a strand in the journey of the creators, like Saba, we have been lucky enough to have as part of the Yaccomaricard family.
Having first put pencil to paper at the age of three years old, it is quite clear that drawing has woven its way throughout Saba's life - hand in hand, life inspiring art and art inspiring life. She notes the inspirations for her pieces as being observations, random conversations, love, loss and music, and although these are the very components that create the human soul, it is a dreamlike and ethereal feeling one is left with after absorbing one of Saba's inky artworks.
Here are a few of the quick fire questions and answers from our chats with Saba...