With a lifelong intrigue of gemstones and an interest in mathematics, Sam was lured into the metal arts. Learning to both manipulate metal and work with stones has led his work into what it is today. He not only finds the amazing colors gems he produces, but also the raw crystal structures intriguing.
Sam's jewelry training comes from numerous schools and a multitude of instructors from around the world. He lives and works out of the Castro District of San Francisco.