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The artistic creations of the great Larry Watson --
« on: November 08, 2017, 09:57:38 PM »
If you're into cars, bodywork, and gleaming paint, then you need to get to know Larry Watson. He passed away in 2010, but he was one of the great California custom painters of the post WWII era. Everyone interested in custom cars has heard of Barris, Jeffries, Von Dutch, Winfield, and Roth, but few had a bigger influence than Watson.

The H.A.M.B. has an entire thread dedicated to Watson's personal story and it includes his own pictures that were shot over several decades.

https://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/threads/larry-watsons-personal-photo-collection.573932/page-33#post-8382546

Here is a great vid linked to the H.A.M.B. where Larry is discussing his passion and his life's work!

https://www.jalopyjournal.com/?p=34361





another one of the man discussing his work with Barris --

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Re: The artistic creations of the great Larry Watson --
« Reply #1 on: November 17, 2017, 12:58:24 AM »
GF,

Linkies no workie billcat
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Re: The artistic creations of the great Larry Watson --
« Reply #2 on: November 17, 2017, 09:03:51 AM »
GF,

Linkies no workie billcat

Sorry Gary ---  The Jalopy Journal links are down with a database error. Maybe Ryan removed the info already. BUT the YouTube links are still good.

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Re: The artistic creations of the great Larry Watson --
« Reply #3 on: November 17, 2017, 02:15:51 PM »
Looks like they had a crssh and are trying to restore
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Re: The artistic creations of the great Larry Watson --
« Reply #4 on: November 20, 2017, 01:22:04 AM »
Thanks guys;  all links are working now thumbsup2 thumbsup2
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