Eastwood’s ‘Shop Talk’, Episode 25: Kevin Tetz Talks Shop With Rick Harris, Renowned Custom Painter & Pinstriper

In this episode of Eastwood’s ‘Shop Talk,’ Kevin Tetz talks with Rick Harris, Custom Painter & Pinstriper, who for over 30 years has been producing a phenomenal body of work and shows little sign of stopping.

Not everyone has a watershed moment they can look back upon, but for Rick it was back in the spring of ’69.

Harris was 21 years old and wanted a Z-28 Camaro, but settled for what he could afford, a Volkswagen Beetle. In an effort to spruce it up, Rick pinstriped that car and took it back to the dealership to show it off. Before he left, he was offered a job pinstriping Beetle’s for the dealership.

The rest, as they say, is history, and a rich one at that.

So sit tight, listen to Kevin & Rick chat it up as they touch upon Rick’s illustrious career while discussing his philosophy of incorporating fine art with automobiles.

Don’t forget to keep up with Kevin via Eastwood’s Blog & Youtube Channel!

Like what you hear? SUBSCRIBE and listen to Kevin at home, in the garage or on the road!

Have ideas for the show, or questions you want answered on the air by Kevin? Feel free to shoot Kevin an email at ShopTalk@eastwood.com, we’d love to hear from you! Listeners whose letters are read on the show will receive a $25 Gift Card from Eastwood!

Leave a Reply

Back to top button