Badly Drawn Barack

| 7/2/2009 4:24:47 PM

Sidewalk art of Barack ObamaThis is the era that brought us Barack Obama Is Your New Bicycle, so perhaps one could have seen this coming. Nonetheless brace yourself for some awesome/dreadful portraits, courtesy of website Bad Paintings of Barack Obama.

(Thanks, @megangarber.)

Image by Ed Yourdon, licensed under Creative Commons.


Steph G_4
7/7/2009 8:50:23 AM

Accurate portraits are incredibly difficult to draw/paint, especially with someone sooo recognizable. We've all seen thousands of photos of Obama, and are less forgiving because we know every nook and cranny of his face/head. Obama has inspired strong emotions in millions of people, and art is a great way to express it, even if no one else likes it. I think this is funnier:

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