This is a portrait of Jill Matthews and Hank, 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 my great-aunt Jill Matthews. She wanted to be a red-white-and-blue defender of justice, and alongside her dog Hank.” Senator Kamala Harris asks how it got started: