Karel Votipka is the leading Czech jeweller who excels in extraordinary inventiveness. He is completely devoted to his craft. Karel Votipka is one of the few jewellers who look for the stones themselves in nature. With his knowledge of geology and gemmology he searches in nature for suitable minerals and stones. Afterwards he processes them himself and puts them into his beautiful jewellery. His work has gained considerable international acclaim. Ms Madeleine Abright the former US Secretary of State owns one of his beautiful brooches.