I recently had the great pleasure of working on Education Week's commentary section with AD Vanessa Solis. The illustration was for an article concerning whose voices are heard in education reform, and just how representative those voices are of the average American. Drawing all the different kids was a lot of fun, even though they're really just part of the background. You can read the article here.
As usual, here's some of the process for the piece:
Puttin' on some paint: