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Winter Landscape Art Print featuring the painting Long Way From Home by Doug Kreuger







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Long Way From Home art print by Doug Kreuger.   Our prints are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All art prints include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.

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Absolutely captivating scene and a masterly painting such a scene from my childhood so cold even in UK but the warmth of the cosy house with portrait of lights on invites one into the painting then I gaze at the road and wonder what is down there the light you have captured in the glow of the trees is AWesome Doug the delicious shadows of pinks and mauve LF

Doug Kreuger replied:

Sandra, Many Thanks for your thoughtful and generous comments and support, they are truly appreciated!

A revisit to this detailed and lovely work, just great;)

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks again Jack! Much appreciated.

Revisiting to admire this fantastic winter painting, Doug! Love the sunset glow and its reflections in the snow and windows! Magnificent patriotic rural mailbox in this outstanding nostalgic composition! L/F

Doug Kreuger replied:

Hanne, Thanks so much for your over-the-top comment! Sincerely appreciated!

beautiful rural country image love golden glow and lighting Doug.

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thank you very much Dennis!

The very best of the best........anywhere

Doug Kreuger replied:

You are most Kind My Friend!

The detail astounds. Magnificent colors. Wonderful work of art. FV

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thank you very much Donna!

Doug, you paintings are so beautiful. They are like a photographs. Amazing art. LF

Doug Kreuger replied:

Many Thanks Johanna!

What a fine painting! Nice work!

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks again Glenda! Glad you like it!

Revisit. What a fabulous presentation. f/l

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks again Wanda!

Absolutely beautiful painting Doug. L/f

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks so very much Carol!

Fabulous work Doug~~~

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks again Chris!


Doug Kreuger replied:

Thank you Alana!

Everything about this is outstanding, Doug. Congrats on your well-deserved sale. L, F

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks so much Patti! You are very kind.

Wow Doug. This is a fantastic painting. I love how the light is filtering in thru the trees and bouncing off the snow. A work of art.

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thank you very much Bobbie! In other ways, this painting is, perhaps, my most somber one.

This is my favorite painting of yours Doug! Love the warm glow filtering through the woods - just makes this beautiful scene come alive! I appreciate all your wonderful comments, support and friendship throughout the year! Wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas! L/F/T/G+/P

Doug Kreuger replied:

Hanne, Many thanks for your warm friendship and support throughout this past year. I hope your Holidays were especially memorable… Looking forward to seeing more of your beautiful paintings in the new year. God bless you with good health and happiness!

Wonderful light and colors! Brings memories of rural winters! Beautifully done! l/f

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks again Alana!

A lovely composition!

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thank you Lee!

Whenever I visit your gallery, I always have to stop by and visit "Long Way From Home." It's one of my all time favorites ... such deeply felt emotion ... beautiful artwork!!! I've seen these colors ... seen this scene ... maybe not all at once, but each piece, individually. You've put them all together creating a true work of magic. l/f and tweeted

Doug Kreuger replied:

Lois, Thank you very much for your thoughtful and generous comments… Much appreciated!

Congrats on your contest win! Still LOVE this one, Doug! The colors, lighting, textures, composition...everything! L&F

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks so much Carolyn! I'm very pleased to know you "LOVE this one".

Wonderful work, detail, and atmosphere!! L

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thank you AR!

Doug, congratulations on your WFS contest win with this awesome painting. One of my favorites!!

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks so much Marilyn! I always enjoy receiving your thoughtful comments.

Congratulations on your win in the Wisconsin Flowers and Scenery contest! L/F Fantastic painting the details and colors. Beautiful reflection of the sky in the house windows. WELL DONE!!

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thank you for your generous comment, John!

Doug---all you work is great---some beautiful---some are really fun---this one goes straight to the heart and lingers for a very long time. Congrats on your WFS feature of the contest. Revisit--lvf

Doug Kreuger replied:

Nava, Your kind words touch me very deeply… Thank you from the bottom of my heart for your heartfelt friendship. God Bless You

Doug, this is undeniably my favorite painting of your marvelous works. Congrats on winning the contest in WFS!

Doug Kreuger replied:

Thanks so much Norm! It's Always a pleasant surprise hearing from you. ((-:

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Artist's Description

In recognition of Blue Star Mothers This painting tells the story of a mother's child and his military service to our country, defending our liberty and freedom, a "Long Way From Home". Alongside a peaceful country road, the soldier's childhood home appears frozen in time, gripped by winter's ice and cold. The setting sun is casting long shadows across the landscape. On the distant horizon the fading light still shines brightly through the woods, warming the scene with all its radiance. Positioned prominently in the foreground, a mailbox leans towards the snow-covered road, empty and open, as if yearning to receive just one more letter from the soldier who writes no more. A service flag still hangs in the front window, now with a gold star placed in front of the blue star ... in recognition of the sacrifice a mother and her child gave to their country, family and friends. Copyright �2010 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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