Shalini Karn is very talented and active young Mithila artist, born in 1992. She has started painting at her early age. Later on, getting guidance from the eminent artist Santosh Das Shalini has tried her hand in Madhubani painting and got a scholarship from Ministry of Culture, India in the sphere of Madhubani Painting. She has shown many exhibitions in Lalit Kala, Patna. currently, she is working as a freelance artist.