He has been the recipient of many honors and awards, including a coveted fellowship from SWAIA, sponsor of the Santa Fe Indian Market, and a Best of Division prize, at Market, for a splendid concho belt, in 2014.
This gifted jeweler studied at the famed Hopi Guild, and developed his own style.He adapts dental tools for his own use, modifying them as needed.
This luminous pendant is both charmingly, winsome and exactingly made. The slight curve of the piece emphasizes the sleek polish , while the minutely chiseled base provides contrast in texture and darkness.
The crescent moon is gracefully formed, with a four-pointed star at the top. A sweet wolf, or fox, or coyote, is happily baying, at the bottom, looking up.
Simple, but absolutely flawless, this pendant has a lovely silhouette, a handsome appearance, and a touch of whimsical humor.
Award-winning talent has produced a marvelous pendant.