Havabai Kumbhar has been practicing terracotta craft for more than 26 years in Gundiyali with her husband Iliyas bhai Kumbhar. After her marriage, she learnt the craft on her own by observing family members practicing the craft and since then, she has been practicing it full time. She paints the pots made by her husband and her son, and also teaches her daughter-in-law about the craft.