Shakura bai has been practicing terracotta craft for more than 26 years with her husband Amad Daud Kumbhar. She paints the matla (pot), made by Amad bhai, with different patterns and designs using dry date sticks and natural colors. Apart from painting, she also makes paatar (flat plates) and teaches craft to her daughters-in-law. She is a mother of two sons, Hasam and Shakur and grandmother to two grandsons.