Khru Porn, Pornpimol (Bulakul) Kanthatham first started her ballet with Mrs Mackay, a Dutch ballet teacher.
Later she went to further her study at Phyllis Bedells School, which founded by the famous English ballerina herself in London, and graduated with an Advanced Certificate in 1963.
Upon returning to Bangkok, Khru Porn started out as a ballet teacher in her mother's Forum School of Dancing.
From there she has taught at her own school, Pornpimol - Sophatai Ballet School ever since.
During the past 50 years Khru Porn has dedicated herself along this line of her career. On several occasions she was honoured to perform as leading dancer in Royal Command performances to raise fund for charities.
Noted among her past achievements includes :
- Appeared in Channel 4 TV revue, "Malai Loy Won" several times together with her sisters - Suratsawadee and Achariya cordially known as "The Three Sisters"
- Set up a modern dance troupe called "The Modernaires". Having its own program on Channel 5 TV monthly.
- Appointed as Vice President of the Bangkok Ballet Theatre.
- Was invited as a guest instructor at the Faculty of Performing Arts, Chulalongkorn University. Of all these, her proudest achievement is the fact that many of her students went on to successfully set up their own ballet schools that are widely known nowadays.