“Ring” in the New Year

“Ring” in the New Year

With 2016 drawing to a close, we thought it would be appropriate to “ring” in the new year with this lovely French cut ring, set by Ben Bentvelzen. The ring features a regular “V” pattern along the edges that shows off as much surface area of...
Libra

Libra

Master jeweler Alexander Sidorov designed, engraved, and set this watch. His stunning design features the constellation Libra, a set of scales, and a pavé stones nestled around the starburst in the center of the face. The stones set in the face are mostly dark, but...
The Gift of Engraving

The Gift of Engraving

Russell McNabb began engraving this derringer during a Start-to-Finish Firearms engraving course. After he finished the firearm, he shared these photos with us. The design features seventy gold-stemmed leaves and two flowers with gold centers. McNabb intends to give...
Swirling Constellations

Swirling Constellations

Donald Jarvis engraved this derringer during a private Start-to-Finish Firearms engraving course at the GRS Training Center. The scroll ends flare out into multiple points, creating forms reminiscent of stars. The playful shapes swirl around the side of the frame and...
Accumulation

Accumulation

David Hillman engraved this practice plate while attending Todd Daniels’ Combination Course for Jewelers at the GRS Training Center. The design is made up of just straight lines, but the accumulation and placement of these elements created a brain-bending...
A Stylish Modern Ring

A Stylish Modern Ring

GRSTC instructor and professional jeweler/engraver Todd Daniels set this stylish modern ring. It features a pavéd ball setting with a larger burnished center stone. The spherical accent reflects light in fragmented pieces, creating a subtle pattern on the broad...