This is a portrait of Chantel McAhren, 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 Chantel McAhren. She’s an art therapist and educator at a specialized school for children with language and learning difficulties. She likes to wear mismatched shoes, fun glasses, and keeps a single braid in the front.” Senator Kamala Harris asks how it got started: