What type of piece is this? Painting Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this piece. This is a watercolor painting using Winsor and Newton paper and paints. It was originally a sketch that I then painted of my beloved golden retriever. Is the piece for sale? No What are you most proud of? I am most proud of how the painting captures his gentle and loyal spirit. I finished it just a couple weeks before we lost him.