I must admit I was a little surprised that a US political magazine would do a cover on Tony Abbott and Kevin Rudd: it's not often that Australian politics is featured on the world stage. And it gave me a chuckle when the Weekly Standard asked for the opponents racing on bounding kangaroos! I had fun with this one. Here is the cover as published...
And a simple process: sketched digitally, drawn with brush and ink, and then scanned and coloured digitally. Please click for a closer look.
You can find details on the edition over here. Thanks for looking!