Bakul Khetkade is a software engineer from Amravati district of Maharashtra. Worked in different big companies for about 7 years, but then there were some such turns in life that she became a painter from engineer. 6 months ago he converted his passion into a profession. Right now Bakul is earning 50 thousand per month through Mandala Art and Madhubani Paintings.
31-year-old Bakul belongs to a middle class family. In 2011, he got his campus placement after engineering. Got a job in a multinational company with a good package. He worked in different companies in many cities including Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore. Everything was going well. Meanwhile, in early 2019, he got a setback. Bakul’s father died. After that she returned home. After coming here, the responsibilities of the family increased and they could not go back for jobs.
She says that in the beginning of 2020, I was planning a career again, because the job was also necessary, how long would I sit at home. Meanwhile, there was a lockdown due to Corona and I could not go back to the job. Similarly, while painting at home, learning something new passed. She used to post her paintings on social media.
Right now she is marketing through social media and WhatsApp. Soon they will also register their company and market their product through e-commerce website. Along with Mandala Art, she is also creating designs like Madhubani Paintings, Canvas Paintings, Flora Art. The cost of one of his paintings ranges from one thousand rupees to 9 thousand rupees. There are different rates for different sizes. Many customers also get their products ready according to their own demand.