SAORI very special weaver- profile #13

Yuka Sakaguchi

(Female,  47 years old,  Autism)
She loves to draw, sing, and imitate the TV show. She started Saori weaving when she was 22. All her works have titles and themes.  Her inspiration often comes from watching dramas and listening to music. She expresses joy, sorrow, hope, dream and sometimes even negative emotion into her work. Her work has been exhibited throughout Japan, including the exhibition in New York in 2000.