John Atencio has had a passion for creating art for over 41 years. His passion for art began at Colorado State University in the late 60’s when he enrolled as an art student. Since then, John has been creating a tremendous, yet steady flow of material in many different forms. He is an artist, designer, craftsman, and entrepreneur. He is a unique blend of yin and yang, right and left brain – a true creative force. He instinctively knows the power of a beautiful piece of art or jewelry, and how it can enrich our daily lives.