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Adult Male Lion Greeting Card featuring the painting Courage by Doug Kreuger

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Our greeting cards are 5" x 7" in size and are produced on digital offset printers using 100 lb. paper stock. Each card is coated with a UV protectant on the outside surface which produces a semi-gloss finish. The inside of each card has a matte white finish and can be customized with your own message up to 500 characters in length. Each card comes with a white envelope for mailing or gift giving.

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Great title for this marvelous painting, Doug! Wonderful lion portrait! L/F

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks so much, Hanne, you are very kind...

Wow! Love your lion Doug! He is so cool! Strong work indeed! v/f

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thank you Genevieve!

Wow, Doug. He is wonderful! L/F

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks again Phyllis!

A true sense of strength in this work of a king!;) Well done, Doug!

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thank you very much Jack!

Great work! fav

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks Heloisa!

this reminds me of Narnia Doug

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks Sandra, I feel very honored by your comment!

Outstanding portrait! This is different and powerful! Liked

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks so much Ramon!

Amazing work! v/f

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks again Melanie!

Great work Doug. My choice for the WFSG, PIF thread. V

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thank you Shane for your kind words and support—much appreciated!

I really like this beautiful work Doug; such a majestic lion with wisdom in his eyes.....something about this one - he has that "all knowing" look - wonderful work my friend; I see you have always had such a wonderful gift! thanks for sharing...Joyce

Doug Kreuger replied:

Many thanks Joyce for your kindness, friendship and support! Much appreciated!

Fantastic work!! Love those gorgeous golden eyes!! v.f

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks Debbie!

Wonderful work Doug, great details!...f/v5

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thank you Donna!

So my friend, you have had your amazing talent for many years ! Beautiful ! /v

Doug Kreuger replied:

Yep, and I'm still trying to get it right! (-: Thanks Gail!

What a talent you have, Doug, and now using palette knife to create such beauty, and that is not "Lion"! LOL Love it! fave and vote

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks so much Randy, I truly appreciate all you continue to do for me—and I'm not a "Lion" neither! LOL

Doug---Would be interesting to know what he is thinking. We might need some 'courage' to come face to face with him. Great work!! That has been a few days ago that you painted this. :) f/v

Doug Kreuger replied:

You are much too kind Nava Jo! —Amazing just how quickly days do turn into years when you are keeping busy!

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Artist's Description

"Courage" As one of my early works---painted in 1972---this painting provides a face-to-face encounter with a larger-than-life adult male lion. Copyright 2013 by Doug Kreuger All rights reserved

About Doug Kreuger

Doug Kreuger

Doug Kreuger, Landscape Artist Member of Oil Painters of America Doug was born in, Aberdeen, South Dakota, and grew up in Hazel Crest, Illinois. From early childhood, Doug demonstrated a strong interest in drawing, painting, and building things. Throughout his school years, Doug excelled in all his art classes, winning numerous awards and recognition for his artistic abilities. 

Upon graduating from high school, Doug became a student at The American Academy of Art, Chicago, where he studied commercial graphics, life drawing and watercolors. 

Doug's first job as a professional artist was with Unigraf, a company that specialized in designing P.O.P (point-of-purchase) displays and display graphics. Doug left that company...

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