Welcome to RAW 2011!
This is a more sedate version of the insanity born from RAD (Ring a Day). The idea is to embark on a personal journey of creativity, by creating one ring a week, for an entire year. Finished results are posted to the flikr group, which now boasts over 140 members. I am five weeks in and here are my finished pieces, so far:
Right now, I am teaching myself how to set stones. I have never worked with stones before, and am enjoying the challenge very much, getting out of the production mode for a change. Beware, though, buying stones from Etsy stores is extremely addictive! Here are some of my favorite sources for buying stones on Etsy: