After moving out to the outer arm of Cape Cod, he found that there simply wasn’t much of a demand for electrical engineers. So he started brainstorming different ideas about what to do. The answer came to him in the form of pewter castings.
Often at shows or at stores today, Jeff is introduced as “the artist.” This commonly leaves him looking over his shoulder to see if a real artist is standing behind him before he realizes that they are talking to him. Old habits die hard, as Jeff still thinks of himself as an engineer—even when sharing his amazing gifts with new and old fans and collectors.