This is a portrait of Bill Plevan, represented in the style of a superhero. 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 Sara Shapiro-Plevan, to celebrate her husband Bill Plevan. He’s a rabbi who wound up being arrested for participating in an act of civil disobedience.” Senator Kamala Harris asks how it got started: