"Distinctive originals redesigned from your sentimental existing gold and stones.... 
We make the next generation's keepsakes."


Miss Universe Cheryl Marie Cordeiro for Designs In Gems®
Photo by Kevin Cordeiro








Bruce J Snider Jewelers, Inc. Designs In Gems®
Gemological Laboratory Appraisals
Metallurgical Repair Laser Service


On Site Jewelry Repairs & Manufacturing • Hand Engraving
-Award Winning Artist & Custom Jewelry Designer-
Graduate Gemologist - Gemological Institue of America


6222 Richmond Ave. Suite 765 
Houston, Texas 77057

by appointment only
call or text: 
713 995-7975


Angie's List - 5 Times "Super Service Award" Winner: 
2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015!
(as of June, 2016 we are no longer advertising with Angie's List)


Business Bureau A+ Accredited March 2002-August 2017
(as of September, 2017 we are no longer advertising with the Business Bureau)




On-Site Jewelry Design, Manufacturing & Repair









On Site & Portable Gemological Laboratory 
Appraisals by a Graduate Gemologist from the Gemological Institute of America





Metallurgical Repair Laser Services 
(A Service of Bruce J. Snider, Inc.)
Micro Laser Welding





Hand Engraving by Bruce J. Snider

On January 4th, 2017, I had the opportunity to study 4 days of hand engraving under one of the top Master Engravers in the U.S. plus the class manual and video lessons of 2 other world class engravers.





CAD Design & Robotic Milling





Private or Group Lessons - Apprentice from an accomplished Jeweler who started his career in the jewelry business in 1980! 

  • Learn basics in gemology such as how to purchase and grade diamonds and colored stones, gem identification and how to properly use gemological laboratory equipment.
  • Learn basic jewelry wax carving along with lost wax casting methods utilizing centrifugal or vacuum assist as well as polishing and finishing in precious metals. 
  • Learn basic stone setting, metal fabrication, basic or advanced jewelry repair.
  • Learn Micro-Laser Welding.
  • Learn business fundamentals on how to open or grow your business. 
  • Design your curriculum that best suits your goals.


Class time by Appointment Only: 
Monday-Friday 9:30am-4:30pm
Saturday 9am-1pm


Individual or group lessons. Hourly rates available. 

Call 713 995-7975 or email your questions to: 



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