Painting living beings, either by direct hand or with the help of tools. There are many hadiths that prove this action is haram.
Ibn Aqeel al Hanbali, one of famous scholar of Hanbali madh-hab. Pay attention to his words below. This describes us how strict our scholars were in saving their time and not wasting it in something unnecessary. Ibn ‘Aqeel al-Hanbali said: إنه لا يحل لي أن أضيع ساعة من عمري حتى إذا تعطل لساني عن مذاكرة […]