Rick’s Astronomy Jewelry was started in January 2006.
Richard (Rick) Owens is the sole proprietor of the business. Rick is an amateur astronomer and astrophotographer. Rick is also a founder and lifetime member of (ICAS) Island County Astronomical Society. He also has membership in the following clubs and organizations: (ASKC) Astronomical Society of Kansas City, The Planetary Society, Astronomical Society of the Pacific and the Night Sky Network.
Rick’s love for astronomy is the foundation behind the jewelry designs and products offered at this website.
Rick is also a veteran of 20 years of Naval Service. He was a Naval Aircrewman on P-3 Orions and has served on the aircraft carrier USS America.
Rick’s business in located in Warrensburg MO where he is currently involved with his own astronomical facility named Rolling Hills Observatory. Some of the profits from this business go to support and maintain this Observatory.
Rolling Hills Observatory NEVER CHARGES for public viewing or for lectures.
The mission of this business is to provide high quality jewelry and other products with an astronomical theme.
The promotion of the science of astronomy and the wonders of the heavens are Rick’s personal goals.
The photographs displayed on this website are the copyright of Richard Owens unless otherwise noted.