This piece was an editorial illustration for an article called "The Upside of Being an Introvert." (Also: it's for sale here through Society6, along with a few other illustrations!) Here are two spot illustrations from the same assignment:
This is another piece for Junior Illustration, based on the song "America" by Paul Simon, particularly these lines:
"Kathy, I'm lost," I said, though I knew she was sleeping
"I'm empty and aching and I don't know why."
(some of my personal all-time favorite song lyrics!)
This was an in-class assignment. We put our names through a "Blues name generator" and then drew our blue personas! This is mine, Peg Leg Legs Davis.