Ashwini has completed her Diploma in Commercial Arts. Art is her passion, she has been practicing art since 25 years. Her interest lies primarily in painting with oils, acrylic, fabric & glass colours. Her works of art are displayed in many art exhibitions in Bangalore. She hails from Mangalore.
Her daughter Aditi, who is also training under her, is a budding artist and has won multiple art contests at state and national levels. She won in a national level competition conducted by ICICI where 14.92 lakh children participated in the program. As a prize, she won a trip to Hollywood along with her family.