Tim grew up in Southern Oregon. After graduating from High School, he attended Kansas City School of Watchmaking. He studied hand engraving, jewelry design, jewelry making and repair. In 1979, after receiving his diplomas in these subjects, he began working in a local jewelry store. Tim has gone on to work in all facets of the industry, from designing jewelry, engraving silver on saddles and receiving teaching credentials. Tim makes use of all the latest and innovative tools in the industry, from laser welders to CAD and CAM.
When not working, you can find Tim fishing on one of our local rivers or spending time with his family.