I didn’t get back to this until the very end, but I still finished the overall challenge on time!
There’s far more dire matters connected to the President, which is why I wanted to draw this. If there were cosmic justice, he’d have struggled with the stupid umbrella this weekend for longer, and this cartoon would be less humorous.
Back to politics. I spent a lot more time on this one than the others I’ve done so far this year. And I hope the more cartoony style doesn’t make it seem like I’m being glib about this matter - nothing could be further from the truth. Of all the misdeeds, petty and grandiose, of the Trump administration, this one stands out to me as especially horrifying.
Still not back on track art-wise, but here are a couple more political thingies I made recently, in response to current events.
Keeping track of current events has been really depressing lately.
This one's more lighthearted, at least on it's face. It was inspired by a post I saw on Facebook recently.
A response more generally to political developments over the past year in the United States.