According to Florida Gun Supply’s website, “This painting was painted in honor of Andy Hallinan for being a true patriot and leading the country into a better, safer America.” The prints cost $50 each if you’re paying by credit card and $48.90 if you’re paying with cash. Buyers also are entered into a raffle to win Zimmerman’s original painting.
Hallinan, the owner of Florida Gun Supply, made national headlines in July when he posted a video to YouTube declaring his store “a Muslim-free zone,” saying, “I will not arm and train those who wish to do harm to my fellow patriots.”
Now, Hallinan is being sued.
“The first flag I painted on this canvas was an American flag, but (I) decided to repaint over it with the Confederate flag when I heard Andy was getting sued by (the Council on American-Islamic Relations),” Zimmerman said. “The second flag I painted was the battle flag, which we need in America in order to protect the first.