Ronit April Varga - RAV Jewelry
RAV Jewelry is natural, earthy and looks like it belongs to an ancient era.
Designer Ronit April Varga was born in Israel and started to study jewelry making 10 years ago in Israel and the San Francisco Bay Area. Every item she makes for Sage Luxury is a one-of-a-kind affordable treasure; designed and made by with love and care in her Oakland Hills studio.
Ronit’s inspirations are ancient jewelry from lost civilizations and the endless beauty of old time design. In the coin series Ronit uses letters from the ancient Phoenician alphabet, Hebrew letters, and uses the symbols of ancient civilizations.
uses the Lost World Casting Method in silver and bronze, and handcrafts all of
the findings such as clasps, closures and ear wires. She creates each piece
from the wax form to the casting to the final polishing stage of design. She is
intrigued by the idea of transforming a soft wax material into a solid metal piece
of jewelry. Individual quality gemstones
influence and inspire her design work to maximize the impact of each piece of
jewelry. Whenever possible, Ronit uses recycled silver.
Wearing RAV Jewelry reflects ancient tradition and timeless design.