Why this artist painted a portrait of Donald Trump in her menstrual blood

Artist Sarah Levy has a point to make about Donald Trump. And she's making it in blood.

Menstrual blood.

The self-described "journalist, activist and artist" aims to hit back at the Republican candidate, taking inspiration from his two biggest campaign blunders:

  1. When he called Mexican migrants in the US "rapists" and "murderers".
  2. When he suggested Fox News host Megyn Kelly was giving him a hard time because she was on her period.

Levy, from Portland, Oregon, waited for just the right time in her menstrual cycle, then painted a portrait of Trump using her period blood.

Behold "Whatever".

"Whatever"Menses on matte boardgoal: sell and donate the money to an immigrants' rights organization(looks better...

Posted by Sarah Levy on Saturday, 12 September 2015

According to BuzzFeed News, the artist plans to sell her work and donate all profits to a pro-immigration organisation.

That he thinks he can bring up the healthy functioning of women's reproductive systems to insult women's intelligence is a big problem that I think needs to be called out.

However, she was keen to note the colour had already faded from bright red to a reddish-brown.

Fancy owning this incredible piece of political memorabilia? It's available to purchase here.

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