Shilpa is a commercial artist by profession with lot of passion of teaching Art. She graduatedin 1995 from a reputed Arts School in India. In India she ran a successful business, Advertising and designing agency, from 1996 to 2000. After coming to USA in 2001 she continued her passion and participated in many Art exhibitions and also volunteered in many art related workshops to teach Art to kids and Adults. In 2009 she founded ArtSmart teaching center that has served almost 400 kids so far. Also last year she has started KidSmart enrichment center in Foster City where she and her teachers teach lot of academic subjects like Math, science, chess etc. During her last five years of teaching kids she has conducted several holiday camps which have been very liked by school kids and parents. She takes pride in the success her students had over number of years. Last two years her students have been winning lot of prizes in Foster City school district.