It's anachronistic to paint, so it suggested a level of patience and reflection that often times Bush wasn't credited with.Yes, he is still a criminal. He do not dare to come to Europe because people here may be required him in The Hague. One of the great criminal painter was Adolf Hitler.
Also the BBC has a preview of the kitsch gallery.
You know - show yourself as earnestly involved in a skill and hopefully do it well enough so that we don't laugh you off", says Philip Kennicott, "I think this gives him a chance to be seen in a different light."