Hyperrealistic pencil drawing by Rajacenna
Born on 24th January 1993 in The Netherlands, Rajacenna is young and beautiful self-taught artist. The girl with a rare name draws hyperrealistic pencil portraits of famous people, animals, children, and cartoon characters. Meanwhile, the artist with a rare name says about herself – “I’m the only one with that name on this planet”. According to her, she started drawing pencil portraits in 2009. Besides, she is a positive person, and she loves people who are creative and see the world from a different kind of view.
In fact, Rajacenna started modelling at the age of 4, for various well-known Dutch companies. She first appeared on TV was when she was 5 years old in a Dutch TV-show. After that she had some roles in Dutch soaps, films and TV-series. When she was 12 years old she began her career as a presenter at Kinderjournaal – the first Dutch WebTV for children. She interviewed many famous Dutch people but also world-famous people like Phil Collins, David Faustino, Ken Kercheval and Lorenzo Lamas.
However, she never took any drawing lessons, her talent is natural. At the age of 14 she quitted school and became a professional artist at 17. According to experts, there is hardly anybody at such a young age with such a talent for drawing realistic portraits like she does.