. . . but, his pinstriping and influence will live on forever. I read many books on the subject of pinstriping, just trying to learn how to do it. I'd see neat ideas and designs from different artists - and think "this guy" has great ideas. Then, I'd discover a pic of Dean Jeffries (and he already did that). He was very careful, neat and his own worst critic. He was born in Osage, Iowa (about 12 miles from here) and moved to California (thank God for that . . . ) - and helped start a revolution in custom design and paint. Cool cat that Deano.