Local Artist = Celebrity BFF in D.C.
He ended up participating in a Miami event where actors Matt Damon and Alicia Silverstone were urging voters to choose Obama. Simmons saw his moment of opportunity. Next thing we knew, he was a celebrity's BFF, popping up with his painting at movie premieres and concerts.
This week, he made it all the way to Washington where he hung out with guys like Samuel Jackson. Here he is - love his style! - with Wyclef Jean (thanks to photographer Linda St. Hilaire for the pic). And......