I recently read a blog listing jewelry forums. This one (meaning
Orchid) was prefaced with a phrase to the tune of "self-proclaimed
repository of ..
I joined Orchid in 1997 and enjoyed getting the e-mails every day.
From what I've seen on the internet in the last 10 years, Orchid
stands above all when it comes to the exchange of jewellery etc.
techniques. The GemologyOnline.com forum for the exchange of
gemmological ideas and was started late 2005 and in my
opinion it is the best resource to be found on the internet for
The internet of a great place for gathering but one can
never know which data to trust. Luckely the two spaces mentioned
above have plenty estude members to correct any errors almost
immediatly and the members are professional enough to accept new
concepts when needed.