John Atencio has designed fine jewelry in Colorado for more than 40 years. His first inspired attempt at making jewelry was when he was yet a business student at Colorado State University. He wanted to give his girlfriend a ring. So he made one himself out of silver. He got the girl. It was the first jewelry design Atencio has to his credit. Thousands more follow. Each piece of fine jewelry i hand designed by the legendary Atencio, has its own compelling story. More distinctive, more personalized than any other jeweler’s designs elsewhere, John Atencio’s fine jewelry is precious and lasting.