Steve Kriechbaum is an award winning goldsmith with 40 years experience in designing and hand making jewelry. Steve attended The University of Texas at El Paso where he studied fine arts. The majority of Steve’s studio classes were in sculpture and this is reflected in his pieces. Steve is comfortable making a wide range of styles from classic to Avant Garde. Steve is a master craftsman and is skilled in all types of stone setting including prong, bright cut bead, pave and tension. Steve markets his work through his studio, juried fine art shows and his website. He enjoys interaction with his clients to create the jewelry of their dreams.