Rae West is an illustrator living in Dallas, Texas. They graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Strategic Communications from the University of North Texas, and has since illustrated multiple published children's books and helped companies as an in-house photographer and social media writer, marketing strategist, and client service executive. 

All of these skills have helped form a 6-foot, passionate, nerdy artist who loves combining professional approaches and project structures with the magic of creative thinking.

In their spare time, Rae plays tabletop games obsessively, creates costumes for local anime and comic conventions, and travels to inspiring places.