Jim Brandvik is well known among western metal artsist for his beautifully engraved steel horseshoes and stunning jewelry design. Jim grew up on his 5th generation farm and ranch in north Texas. In the late 1970`s Jim relocated to New Mexico where his interest in Native American desgn was inspired. During this time he first began making silver and turquoise jewelry. Over the years Jim continued to develop and add to his silversmith skills. almost a decade ago Jim originated the idea of engraving horseshoes and has engraved horseshoes for hundreds of clients all over the world. His beautiful and intricate style of western engraving is singularly unique.