Etta and Randy Endito have been silversmithing together since 1980. Etta, from Crownpoint and Randy from Smith Lake met in 1978. They have three sons and one daughter. So far, all three sons show interest and talent following in the footsteps of their parents. The Endito family is a true team, all respectful of one another and loving.
Etta and Randy both help their mom’s after school. Both mothers were very good silversmiths. Etta has treasured a piece that her mother made years ago. Etta and Randy have tons of respect for their parents. They are grateful for the lessons.
Randy’s specialty is the shaping and stamping of the silver. Etta enjoys creating the designs and patterns. They come together in harmony, building a unique piece of jewelry. Etta says, “We are proud to be making jewelry. This is something we still make in America, by Americans. Buy Native American Made!”.