As a visual artist, Grishma enjoys infusing heritage and components of mixed media into her works to create 3D like paintings. Most of her paintings tell a story of a lived experience. As an artist, Grishma believes storytelling can be entertaining, educational, and can shift perspectives. Her daily affirmation is "As an artist, storyteller, and leader, I can plant a seed in the mind of individuals—that a woman of color with a disability can be a powerful and influential person.”
To learn more about Grishma's dissertation, which is in the form of a podcast/audio story, visit: www.lagrish.com/dissertation. Each chapter of the podcast dissertation explores the experiences of being South Asian, aka "Desi" from the perception of 12 different storytellers (her being one of them).
A bride is ready for her big day. Never has she or will she look as royal as her wedding day.
Like an unpainted canvas, we enter this world with an infinite palette of colors to explore. As time goes by, we are painted with brush strokes, called experience.
Sapne (dreams): are we dreaming as big of a dream for her, as she is for herself?