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Ranjini Venkatachari, CPSA, CPX

Colored Pencil & Graphite



Hatsukoi, First Love

Ranjini is a fine artist working primarily in the medium of colored pencil. She has been working with this medium for more than 12 years and draws inspiration from her rich cultural heritage. She works out of her home studio in San Ramon, California. She also teaches colored pencil classes locally and all across the US.

Her colored pencil art has been juried into several National and International shows across the US & UK, like the Salmagundi Annual non-member exhibition, Leading masters of Contemporary Realism (International guild of Realism), California State Fair, Women Painters of Washington and Colored Pencil Society of America’s International shows and UK color pencil society International show. Ranjini’s works has also been published in the Strokes of Genius 4&5, American Artist, International Artist, American Art Collector, Southwest arts magazine, Ann Kullberg’s COLOR Magazine & Art Guide Northwest.

Ranjini is a five year merit signature and a Lifetime member the Colored Pencil Society of America ( Ranjini is the brand ambassador and featured artist for Koh-I-Noor USA colored pencils. She also runs her own school in San Ramon where she enjoys educating the young minds with various art forms.