Painted Silks by Kavita
Kavita's best advice is "If you love to paint silk, just keep painting". She know that in time every artist will find their own style.
Kavita’s designs are an example of what is achieved when a masterful hand is led by an artistic heart. Silk artist Kavita Singh has come a long way since her apprenticeship in Paris as a textile designer. Kavita has perfected her silk painting techniques by studying and practicing silk painting for more than 25 years.
Being truly international Kavita has studied, produced, and exhibited in London, Paris, South East Asia and her native India. She has designed for such greats as Yves Saint Laurent, Lanvin of Paris, and American Companies such as Cannon, Burlington, Wamsutta, Schumacher, and Fieldcrest. She has created design for The White House and Malaysian Royalty.
Her versatile styles feature both Eastern and Western themes.
Kavita truely enjoys presenting her works at fine art and craft shows as it gives her an opportunity to meet so many interesting people. Her greatest reward is the excitement people show when they see and feel her silk creations in person. Kavita says “My scarves and jackets are a success when they make the wearer feel beautiful”.
Many students of silk painting ask Kavita for advice from time to time. Mastering certain techniques of silk painting does not come easily. It’s through years of painting and experimenting that Kavita has perfected her craft. Kavita’s best advice is “If you love to paint silk, just keep painting”. She know that in time every artist will find their own style.