10/16/2012 08:16 am ET Updated Dec 16, 2012

Where's Dubya? Laying Low And Learning How To Paint

No matter how nostalgic some conservatives might be about the George W. Bush presidency, there's a reason why he's largely shied away from the spotlight since the day he left the White House: he's still very unpopular.  

The former President chose not to attend the Republican National Convention in Tampa earlier this year, and he's refrained from acting as a Mitt Romney surrogate as Bill Clinton has recently for the President's campaign. So what's the ex-decider been up to recently? Well, painting.