n the Wild West days, frontier sheriffs who did not have access to badge manufacturers but wanted some means of identification that carried authority when they came up against dastardly villains, would sometimes cut stars out of tin cans. When added to fancy shirts with Old West styling, spangled buttons, and handcuffs that dangled like jeweled bracelets, these Tin Star Sheriffs not only kept law and order, they were the best dressed good guys of the Old West.
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Lynn Bean has created many popular figurines for The Trail of Painted Ponies over the yeras. Lynn's many paintings and drawings are featured in national exhibits and galleries or shops around the world. A number of her works have been featured in well-known magazines.