Based in Alaska, V Rae is an up-and-coming artist who uses an amazing mixture of colors to exude a melting feature in her works.

Depicting animals around her, including polar bears and whales, Rae's illustrations are gorgeously subtle with an amazing use of watercolors. Showing the animals as delicately beautiful and with plenty of personality, these face-focused paintings are heartbreaking and captivating. Remarkable fluid while still clear in what the subject is, the paintings are hard to turn away from. Bringing some warmth and color to these cold-climate and often drab colored creatures, these images are sure to please animal lovers.

Gorgeously simple but with tons of dynamic use of hues, paintings by V Rae are incredibly lovely and covetable.