8 Celebs Who Make Art That Is Actually Good

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"Seventy Two" by Lucy Liu

Painting can be a creative way to relieve stress, no matter what your day job is. After all, even George W. Bush has come to enjoy his retirement painting portraits of world leaders, landscapes, and dogs. But for those who work in creative fields, painting can also be another outlet for self-expression, and the results can be truly breathtaking. So it’s not surprising to learn that several musicians and actors know their way around a canvas.

Although these eight creatives aren’t particularly regarded for their visual art prowess, they stand up to some sharp criticism when it comes to their painting skills. Flip through the gallery to see which stars are talented in more ways than you thought.