In the late 1980's, his
younger brother Daniel
, introduced the art form to him.
Nestoria and Daniel Coriz
Daniel Coriz is part of the famous Coriz family of potters and silversmiths, Daniel was born in 1964 and resides in the Pueblo of Santo Domingo.
mother, Nestoria and his
grandfather Lupe Pena for helping him get started; teaching him the basics of silversmithing and jewelry making.
has perfected his
skills and has been crafting fine heishi and inlay jewelry for over fifteen years.
has been featured in "New Mexico Magazine
" and his
work is on permanent display at the Smithsonian Institute
in Washington, DC.