Interview with Design fabric

Interview with Design fabric

Interview with Design Fabric talking about my illustration practice is up. Forgive any arbs rambling in there. Many thanks to Rohini Kejriwal! Click here to read

Research: Abortifacients, Emmenagogues & The History of Women’s Reproductive Health

Research: Abortifacients, Emmenagogues & The History of Women’s Reproductive Health

Notes and research articles on my painting ‘The Harvest’, which you can find here

Private Design Portfolio Updated

Private Design Portfolio Updated

I’ve left my previous senior designer role at Katana and am currently looking for both freelance and full-time roles in London.

Pool Magazine | #93

Pool Magazine | #93

Short interview I did about my work with Pool Magazine | Issue 93

Kadak Reading Room Event Photos

Kadak Reading Room Event Photos

Over the past few months, the Kadak Collective has been working to create a set of graphic narratives about breasts. From moobs to masectomy to the male gaze, a variety of perspectives on the same subject matter. We were one of nine grantees for this year’s Gender Bender, a joint project of Sandbox Collective and Goethe Institut / […]

Kadak Reading Room 24 to 27 Aug: GenderBender 2018

Kadak Reading Room 24 to 27 Aug: GenderBender 2018

JUST 3 MORE DAYS UNTIL OUR 3 DAY KADAK READING ROOM IS OPEN!   I’ll be exhibiting my short zine/illustrated story on breasts (great subject no?) with of the Kadak Collective for Gender Bender 2018 at the Goethe-Institut Bangalore.   Opening 24 August 5 – 7 PM   25 & 26 August 12 – 7 […]

Clove Magazine| Issue 01

Clove Magazine| Issue 01

Clove Magazine, a magazine about south asian art & culture, which launched it’s first issue in December, published a crop of Lesbians Riding Ponies. The print quality of the magazine is really nice. & an Interesting piece too. Zoom into the photo for a closer look.

Saptan Stories – week 7 The Final Part

Saptan Stories – week 7 The Final Part

All good things must come to an end! The last part of the story jigsaw falls into place… All 7 illustrations and story lines

Kadak Reading Room @ BOLD, Opening photos

Kadak Reading Room @ BOLD, Opening photos

Event photos from our Read Room @ BOLD, an exhibition of South Asian design at the Rich Mix, London.

Saptan Stories – The Story So Far…

Saptan Stories – The Story So Far…

How will it all end? You get to decide Vote here

Saptan Stories – week 6 (Only 1 more to go! )

Saptan Stories – week 6 (Only 1 more to go! )

Penultimate line! The story moves on… “These are your memories” whispered the apparition, now a shimmering silhouette “for your love to renew, you must begin anew. If you don’t wish your heart to rust, you must choose to forget the past!” The last line to be submitted this Sunday. How will you end the story? […]

It’s Nice That:

It’s Nice That:

Got featured on It’s Nice That as part of BOLD (south Asian design exhibition at the Rich Mix running til the 30th of sept) And that is nice!   “Kadak is a collective of Indian female designers who work with graphic storytelling. “‘Kadak’ is often used to describe the strong, sharp tea served in India […]

Kadak at BOLD @ Richmix Exhibition, London

Kadak at BOLD @ Richmix Exhibition, London

Please join us for the opening of our latest exhibition Bold, in London. A visual feast of posters, zines, films, typography and digital works that reveal the vibrancy and diversity of work underway in India’s visual communications scene. Part of the celebration of 70 years of independence from British rule   Some of My Framed […]

Saptan Stories Interview – Youth ki Awaaz

Saptan Stories Interview – Youth ki Awaaz

A nice article/ artist interview on YouthkiAwaaz on Saptan stories: What excites you most about being part of Saptan Stories? I really like the unknown quality of what may happen with a live, evolving story, created by the public. It’s both a little scary and exciting because anything can happen. My favourite story of recent […]

Saptan Stories – Week 5

Saptan Stories – Week 5

The Story continues… “I was falling through what seemed like a long tunnel, blinded by lights. I somehow landed on my two feet and found myself in a large hall. Walls covered in photographs. Photographs of my entire life.” In case you forgot how it goes: 7 weeks, 7 artists, one story etc: Read the […]

Saptan Stories – Week 3 WIP Process

Saptan Stories – Week 3 WIP Process

Thought I’d show the step by step working process for last weeks illustration for #SaptanStories: I usually start with small thumbnails or a rough sketch. Hands usually need a reference and I used my own here. Once I’m happy with the sketch, it gets inked up and then at last on to the colouring. (The […]

Saptan Stories – Week 4

Saptan Stories – Week 4

Saptan Stories completed illustration week 4 “Before I could utter an answer, my heart made the choice. How she heard its silent cry, I do not know. The lake opened and a chasm appeared. I was sucked into a whirlpool of water, light and chaos.”   ********* 7 artists, 7 weeks, 1 Story: A 7 […]

Saptan Stories – Week 3

Saptan Stories – Week 3

I found this a little tricky but really fun to colour in. Click through to see the story.

Saptan Stories – Week 2

Saptan Stories – Week 2

And the Story goes on!
Saptan Stories week 2 is done! Take a look at the selected line & artwork.

Saptan Stories – Week 1

Saptan Stories – Week 1

Saptan Stories 1st week’s illustration is out! 7 artists, 7 weeks, 1 Story: A 7 week long collaborative arts event; a mass game of consequences written and voted on by all of India.

Sketchup Talk @KharAntiSocial

Sketchup Talk @KharAntiSocial

Thanks to everyone who came to the New Years Day Sketchup to hear me talk about my work. (Hungover or otherwise) And thanks to all who stayed back to sketch vaginas for Vagina Monday (post about that to follow!) Many thanks to Madhuvanthi Mohan for organising and hosting. Photo of my talk by Riddhi Parekh  

Curious Symbolism

Curious Symbolism

Impossible to view the inclusion of pomegranates in paintings without an eye out for its highly muddled symbolism of fertility, abundance, contraception and loss of fecundity, death and resurrection

V is for Valentine

V is for Valentine

HAPPY V DAY EVERYONE! ‘V is for Valentine’ Belated Valentines & In Advance Vagina Monday. Hah.  

New Digital Work

New Digital Work

Some new digital work

Exhibition Prints Sale

Exhibition Prints Sale

Limited Edition Prints: Sale

Moving Parts

Moving Parts

New work and vague, incoherent ramblings

Long-Time No Spam

Long-Time No Spam

Ah it’s been so long since I had good Spam. (Unrelated featured image from an old sketchbook. It’s a pitcher plant with a bee drowned in it: Reference from a national geographic.) HELLO DEAR – Oh my Pardon me for Contacting You Through this media. But please I am in Desperate Need of your assistance; […]

New Work Kulture Shop & Other Stuff

New Work Kulture Shop & Other Stuff

Posted by Scritch on July 7, 2015 in News |2 Comments

News News News. 1. New work for Kulture Shop Up here 2. One of the many artists featured here (not sure why it’s a gendered list but I’ll take it!) Polka Cafe: Top Women Illustrators in India 3. I also FINALLY had business cards made. Now just to work out how I hand these out, […]

Website Updated

Website Updated

Dear everyone, I’ve updated my home page with a brand spanking new website theme. I’m quite pleased with it and hopefully it organises the content better.

Portrait with Quiff: Showroom

Portrait with Quiff: Showroom

Double spread of Portrait of Quiff in Foliage in Showroom #1 by Lovebirds and some other news

Otherlands: Exhibition Photos

Otherlands: Exhibition Photos

Some photos from the show at Sitara Studio. Thanks to all who came and to Nikhil & Shubhangi for the organising!

Otherlands: Press Release

Otherlands: Press Release

My first Art show in Bombay @ Sitara Studio on the 24th 4-9pm & continues of 25th-26th of Dec 12-9pm. Do come if you are around.

Quality Art Waffle: My (fake) Artist Bio

I might be having a show in Bombay this December, so perhaps this will come in handy.