Sakshi Chalke 2000


"I like to be a star. I love the spotlight even though I am shy. I want you to look at me. I want you to see me. I like printing because I can make so many of me! I can make a me for my every mood. Which me do I like best? All of them of course!"




Sakshi has Autism, ADHD, coupled with communication challenges and low academic cognition. Sakshi is not able to read, write or understand complex concepts. She is fascinated with everything that fascinates typical girls. She loves her own image and is always looking forward to shopping. She loves making friends and interacting with her peers. She struggles to understand the environment and its expectations and is also mostly frustrated with the loneliness that surrounds her with regards to peer groups. She is a happy and gentle soul and is very happy working with art.