"It really excites him to think he achieved something. Everybody knows he didn't paint it on his own. But it's his painting," Hogue said.
They mailed a print to Washington, D.C. They recently received a response from the White House.
"Dear Gage, thank you for the beautiful painting of the American flag that you and your Paw-Paw made," Hogue read out loud.
The letter was from President Donald Trump. It was both in print and in Braille.
It's a piece of history the family will never part with. Faith is very important in their home, which is why the last words of the note meant the most to them.
"You are beautifully made in the image of God. I hope you always remember you are loved and cherished by so many," Hogue said.
Hogue made a few prints to give to friends, but he is now being flooded with inquiries from people who want to buy one.