Bhavna Jasra's First Impression clocks 20 years
Bhavna Jasra is the founder of First Impression, India's first life casting company, which was launched twenty years ago. Recently, the unconventional art clocked two decades in the business as Bhavna Jasra celebrated her 20th anniversary of First Impression, along with her golden birthday at a grand event.
Regarded as the pioneer in the art form, Bhavna not only introduced the unconventional concept of life casting art to India but also continues to lead the market with two decades of practice.
Rising above the business connotation, Bhavna has been successful in creating and treasuring emotions in the most personalized and immortal form, building an amazing family of her clients across 12 cities in India.
Being amongst the rare businesses that thrived in the pandemic, Bhavna's First Impression offered people an opportunity to cherish the memories of their loved ones by casting an impression, receiving the priceless and immortal gift. In fact, Bhavna has honoured her clients by working from the hospitals in the ICU wards building moulds moments before the patients pass away.
Spreading across varied and all sectors of society, Bhavna Jasra has cast impressions of hands and feet in metal finishes like gold, silver, bronze and their variants, with clients ranging from the business, entertainment, politics & the sports world amongst others.
With an impressive clientele including PM Narendra Modi, Nita and Mukesh Ambani, Gautam Adani, Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh, Lata Mangeshkar, Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Bhavna Jasra has been the most sought after name across all circles.
Bhavna Jasra has also been the one to capture the memories of the iconic event in Indian History, as she created memorabilia of the cricketing champions who won the ICC Cricket World Cup in 2011 for India.
This dream team included MS Dhoni, Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Gautam Gambhir, Virendra Sehwag, Harbhajan Singh, Yuvraj Singh & other stalwarts.
She has also had the privilege of casting impressions of the great cricket captains like Kapil Dev, Imran Khan, Arjuna Ranatunga, Clive Llyod, Allan Border & Mahender Singh Dhoni, all of who have held the prestigious ICC Cricket World Cup for their countries.
At the 50th anniversary celebrations of the independence of the state of Maharashtra, she was invited to cast impressions of all stalwarts belonging to the state that have been conferred prestigious awards like the "Bharat Ratna" & "Padma Bhushan" & have had the honour to make the casts of Lata Mangeshkar, Sachin Tendulkar, Sunil Gavaskar, Pandit Bhimsen Joshi and many other illustrious personalities.
She has been honoured with the prestigious central government-backed “Stree Shakti Award” for Excellence in Innovation in a Creative Field & also awards for her entrepreneurship on several prestigious platforms including the “I Am Woman” platform.
She takes pride that her organization is empowered by all women employees who have helped her build her company from strength to strength over the last 2 decades.
She also supports several charities & lends her working support to the Ambani Hospital & Foundation.
It won't be wrong to say that Bhavna Jasra definitely knows how to 'cast a lasting impression' on people's hearts & actually refers to her art as “an artist with a heart”!