Jim Cotter, has a wide variety of styles that he encompasses in his work. Cotter was born in Corning, Iowa, and attended Wayne State College in Wayne, Nebraska where he received his Bachelors degree in fine arts education.
Cotter has been an active member of the local art community since1969, as well as an internationally known creator of unique jewelry and sculpture.
J. Cotter exhibits many different styles of his creativity through his jewelry making. Cotter pulls inspiration from all aspects of life and nature. His most recognizable work includes the Mask Series, Jackson Pollock Series, wide band rings and the Stonewear Series.