I made my own cabochon last night from raw stone in my metallurgy class. Very interesting process, and nice to know how it’s done. It’s going to be made into a ring. I’ll post a photo when it’s finished.
Modern Design, Vintage Style.
RedAvaDesigns consists of three original and distinctive jewelry lines:
1. Vintage Reimagined: Unique vintage components from all over the world repurposed them into modern jewelry with a retro flair.
2. Modern Enamel: Modern techniques revitalize an ancient and beautiful art form. Sometimes combined with hand-etched metal.
3. Organic Metals: Hand-formed, etched, stamped, and hammered sterling silver and copper jewelry utilizing stunning, semi-precious stones, as well as jewelry created from natural materials and vintage components, in bronze and sterling silver, using lost-wax casting.
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