Gotay's Gallery

custom design

Gotay's Gallery of Custom Jewelry Design is a locally owned business managed and operated by master jeweler, Nelson Gotay. Nelson is a graduate gemologist and certified appraiser. The repair shop and design studio are located onsite, so all work is completed in-house. Nelson has designed and handcrafted jewelry for more than 50 years. That's a lot of practice, and it shows!

Services include:

  • ​repairs
  • ​custom-designed, personalized jewelry
  • engraving (jewelry, knives, guns)
  • refurbishing/redesigning
  • appraisals
  • and more. If you can dream it, he can make it!



Custom-designing begins with a collaborative process where your jewelry dreams are combined with the expert skills of an experienced craftsman. Whether creating something new or refurbishing a family heirloom, your interests, fashion preferences, and life style are factors that influence the design process. Custom-designing offers an opportunity to personalize your jewelry through the selection of metals, gemstones, and design elements. Whatever your needs, the custom design process begins and ends with you!


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Gotay is a graduate gemologist (GIA) and certified gemologist (AGS). He provides a range of appraisal services.

  • Insurance Appraisals
  • Estate Appraisals
  • Damage Report Appraisals
  • Estimate to Replace Appraisals
  • Qualitative Reports

To discuss your specific appraisal needs and to obtain pricing information, contact Gotay's Gallery. 

Gotay's offers repair work for jobs big and small. 

  • ring sizing
  • prong repairs
  • stone replacements
  • cleaning and polishing
  • ​engraving
  • pearl stringing
  • chain repairs
  • watch battery replacement