Here's an editorial illustration for BEAM magazine for an article on how to make the most of your student years. For instance: Pack your bags, jump on a plane to Italy and explore Venice with your Italian friend on her Vespa!
The vector illustration pre-grain (which I add in Photoshop)
The two very rough sketches I ran by the Art Director. The 'Room With A View' sketch seemed too technical, the 'Open Door' version suited the story better so we ran with that.