String polishing (thrumming) and final polishing to get the ring all gleaming! Anxiously awaiting the stone setting part, we were informed that we would not be setting at this point in time. Huh? That is like saying you can have cake but not the frosting!! Not. Fair. Groan.
I never really have been a fan of prong settings. I now have a new appreciation for them. Especially hand fabricated ones. I find myself looking for new ways to incorporate prongs into my own designs. I think this could be an interesting adventure, Mr. Prong. You and I could become friends. Let's see where this journey takes us...
Metalsmithing maven and mind behind Renee Ford Metals. I make the plain look interesting with fire, hammers & cool tools.