A major award-winning jeweler, he only started to learn his craft after serving in the Marines (Like so many other Native Americans) during the Viet Nam war. One of his specialities are meticulously fabricated feathers. He works in silver, gold, and all kinds of precious, as well as semi-precious, stones. Inspiration for his jewelry designs come from his Pueblo heritage and nature. His is one of the leading names in Indian jewelry, today.