The studio was started in 1981 by Bal Wad – and artist and sculptor. He envisioned a teaching studio where anyone could learn art without the restriction of formal art education. Bal Wad believed that Nature is the biggest guru. He learnt pottery in the 1960’s from the Wimbledon School of Art, London. Bal Wad was the Art Director, Camlin for 13 years. Even during this period, he continued painting. He has shown his work in Mumbai, New York and all over India.