Paul Bartnik has been designing and making high end jewelry for the last twenty-four years. He is JA certified and a graduate of Revere Academy. For six years he held the position of head goldsmith and designer for a well known jewelry store and since then has been independently creating custom pieces for private clients as well as other custom jewelry store accounts.
He is skilled in each step of the process from conception to completion. If desired he is able to perform a specific portion of the project from carving the wax, to Pave' to engraving…
His hand engraving skills were developed under the apprenticeship of Hratch Nargizian, a renowned master hand engraver in San Francisco. Hand engraving is a dying art, in which very few people possess the skill. Paul can engrave styles such as classic art deco, western to modern innovation with precision and detail.
To learn more about Paul, please check out his article in About Face magazine. Click here to read it.