V Rae

Last week while in Alaska, I fell in love with local artist V Rae‘s work. Her series of Alaskan wildlife, Fur Fin & Feathers, is done with vibrant watercolors on paper textured canvas or Yupo. The result is a color that is richer and more translucent than conventional watercolor applications. Her technique is unique to V Rae’s self proclaimed thermal imaging mind. She seriously has me wishing I could borrow her eyes just for a day . . .

(V Rae $48 and up)

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  1. Oh these are so beautiful.

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  2. style-xyz wrote:

    so beautiful!

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  3. anna wrote:

    they are al so cute (:

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  4. Lorna wrote:

    i love the first and last one! their beautiful!

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  5. me encantan!!*

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  6. Votre Amie wrote:

    Wow – They’re incredible. I love the mix of colors!!
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  7. Angelessya wrote:

    I fall in love to!… Great artis!
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  8. Alex wrote:

    Oh wow, these are awesome! The colors are incredible.

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  9. Absolutely love the bright, vivid watercolors. Her technique is incredible and inspiring.
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  10. Sierra wrote:

    That last one of the bear is really amazing. Thanks for sharing!

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  12. These are so stunning. I love this.

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  13. These are amazing, the colors are incredible.

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  14. CamMi Pham wrote:

    The work is beautiful thanks for sharing 🙂
    x
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  15. Gorgeous! ♥ the whales!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  16. franecsca wrote:

    so beautiful!

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  17. Lauren wrote:

    Haha you should have let us know you were in Alaska! I could have showed you around! Did you go to the Saturday Market? There’s a lot of other fun local artists and vendors there. But V Rae is fantastic. 🙂

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  18. Rianna wrote:

    Gorgeous

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  19. Sophie wrote:

    I love the polar bears, such beautiful colours

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  20. kristi wrote:

    WOW these are GREAT. So beautiful!

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  21. V Rae 5 = beautiful! 🙂

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  22. I am so happy you posted V Rae’s work! As a born and raised Anchorage girl, my heart leaps when I see this extraordinary art. Reminds me so much of home. The passionate detail, personality and vibrancy in each of the pictures are just stunning. Oh, now I’m homesick. *Sigh* 🙂

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  23. Elena wrote:

    Beautiful!!!! SO creative!!
    xo
    Elena
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  24. Brooke wrote:

    Wow. These are incredible! Thanks for sharing =)

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  25. teddi wrote:

    these thrill me!

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  26. Heather wrote:

    Thanks for sharing such a great artist!

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  27. kasey wrote:

    I bought the one of her humpback whale the first time I was in Anchorage and wanted the fox so badly. I’m absolutely in love with her work!!! Please tell me you also went into Octopus Ink, just around the corner and just as spectacular!

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