Sandra Vijandi - the dream catcher

February 22, 2016

BA Alumni Sandra Vijandi talks to Jane McGuire from Hot Courses.

 

"I have always been an artist and a creative person. Over the years I have expressed this interest and gift in many different ways, from music and dance, to painting and now photography. Nevertheless, I would argue that I was a ‘frustrated’ artist in that I had the burgeoning desire, but not the support from my family.

 

I was a primary school teacher and at 26 I moved from Spain to Scotland to learn English. I had only intended to stay a few months, but met a young photographer who was taking classes at the university, and that inspired me to pursue my passion despite the perceived obstacles.

 

I enrolled in school and with four years of dedicated work, I earned my BA in photography from Edinburgh College".

 

Read the rest of the interview here

 

More of Sandra's work can be viewed on her website

 

 

 

 

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