This is a portrait of April Frederick and Ghisallo and Paloma, represented in the style of superheroes. It’s from a fundraiser of commissioned portraits
called “Everyday Superheroes” by cartoonist Sasha Matthews
. The idea was to celebrate real people, doing what they love in life, by drawing them in the form of superheroes.
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Sasha notes: “This one was commissioned by April Frederick. She works for a large tech company in Silicon Valley as the Bicycle Fleet Manager, which includes finding stolen bicycles. She calls herself the ‘Repo Girl.’” Senator Kamala Harris asks how it got started: