Akanksha is a textile designer and a visual storyteller. She is a full-time illustrator and an entrepreneur. She enjoys living amidst trees and birds and human-friendly colourful insects where she draws most of her inspiration from. Also, she is a keen researcher of plant-based pigments and dyes. She works closely with traditional Indian Crafts, designing value-oriented handcrafted products.
She is an alumnus of the National Institute of Design and the National Institute of Fashion Technology.