Abdulkarim Siddhik Kumbhar learned terracotta pottery in his childhood from his grandfather. Using the traditional skills, he has been making kodiya (earthen lamp), phirni (shallow glasses to serve seviyan), tea glasses, plates and tea cups for more than 25 years. He has also been making traditional products for the theme-based restaurants and hotels in Kutch. His products are sold locally in and around Kutch and nationally in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He is married to Julu bai and is a father to three children.