Dilkathebear aka Dilka Bear is known on Flickr as an extremely talented artist from Trieste, Italy. Her illustrations recreate a world of daydreams complete with woeful little girls and their strange, little pets. I love how the girls' vulnerable faces are beautiful yet unsettling. Dilkathebear's work is a feast for the eyes, mind and soul.
Here is a work in progress:
Dilkathebear's Behance Portfolio