Khatu bai, after her marriage to Ismail bhai Kumbhar, learnt this craft from her mother-in-law. For more than 26 years, she has been collaboratively working full time with Ismail bhai. She is incharge of painting matla (pots) made by Ismail bhai and her sons with different patterns and designs. She also manages raw materials for products, and takes care of clay preparation. She believes in passing on the craft knowledge and is also teaching the craft to her daughters-in-law.