Skin In the Game: Jackie Sabur


Published in MICA’s Velocity | Fall 2017

For Jackie Sabur, tattooing is the ultimate expression of herself as an artist. The craft allows her to integrate learned techniques of fine art with her insatiable drive to connect and offer healing to people. With a B.F.A. in Painting and M.F.A. in from MICA’s Mount Royal School of Art, Sabur is anchored in fine art. She describes it as something she simply learned to apply to a different surface — human skin instead of canvas.

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