Reforming Schools & Prisons | The Progressive

It was great to work with Kerstin Diehn on for The Progressive’s Oct 2015 cover about a piece on reforming schools and prisons in the U.S. I got to go mad with the detail on this one.

Reforming Schools and Prisons / The Progressive Oct 2015 Cover / Jacqui Oakley Illustration

Reforming Schools and Prisons / The Progressive Oct 2015 Cover / Jacqui Oakley Illustration Reforming Schools and Prisons / The Progressive Oct 2015 Cover / Jacqui Oakley Illustration

With this illustration all the line-work was inked by hand, with colour then added digitally. Phew! My hand was sore after this one.

Reforming Schools and Prisons / The Progressive Oct 2015 Cover / Inking Process / Jacqui Oakley Illustration

Reforming Schools and Prisons / The Progressive Oct 2015 Cover / Inking Process / Jacqui Oakley Illustration

Reforming Schools and Prisons / The Progressive Oct 2015 Cover / Jacqui Oakley Illustration

Category: Editorial, Magazine Covers
Client: The Progressive