What was your source for this piece? Other Tell us a little more about your inspiration. Family picture of loving pet. What type of piece is this? Painting Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this piece. Picture of Jack Boy. Canvas and oil paint. Is the piece for sale? No What are you most proud of? This painting was painted for the love of my life, my partner Ryan. I painted Jack Boy as a gift for Christmas 2012. Jack boy was a very loved pet that passed before I could know him but after the process of painting him I feel like I know him in a special way. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Relax. Enjoy.