Mickey Velarde is a watercolor artist known for her fashion portraits and travel illustrations. She was part of "FASHIONARY X PAGE ONE" exhibit in HongKong back in 2012. And her travel illustrations can be seen on several titles from ABS-CBN Publishing. She has also collaborated with Fabriano paper for their catalogue. Most recently, she has done portraits for The Peninsula Manila and Spain Tourism Department for an event they held for Picasso's 50th anniversary. And she illustrated "Sinag and Tala", published by Adarna House.