If you haven't already, you could consider synthetic Sapphire and
Ruby balls used in industry.... swissjewel.com
Excellent reference Eva, thank you very much. I knew that sapphire
and ruby balls were two items I’d like to consider but it hadn’t
occured to me to approach it from the industrial supply angle. Very
intriguing possibilities come to mind browsing through their
I'm intrigued to know what you want to do with them. I've often
considered using them in jewelry....
A few years ago I discovered Abrasha’s wonderful work with ruby
balls and rods. Ever since then the idea to use in them in my own
designs has stuck with me. I’m trying to develop a series of
"kinetic" jewellry pieces and that’s what has me strolling down the
"where can I get these" path at this particular moment.