Past Stones of the Month
~ Brecciated Jasper ~
Brecciated Jasper is also known as the “supreme nurturer”. This stones is about supporting one during times of stress, and brings tranquility and wholeness. Brecciated Jasper is a jasper that contains Hematite. This is a jasper that is both protective and nurturing, and has a strong earth connection. It is great for helping one to “keep their feet on the ground”, attain emotional stability, and the ability to bounce back from a conflict or crisis. Brecciated Jasper increases vitality and rejuvenation, creates inspiration and promotes self confidence. Also, this stone assist with an increasing a sense of wholeness and relaxation during stressful situations.
~ Hypersthene ~
Hypersthene is from the Greek words for “over strength”. This root chakra stone gives strength and faith within ones self. It is a blackish colored stone, yet when observed at different angles and light, different colors shine with a luminescence. This stone helps calm, soothes and arranges energy to assist in stimulating problem solving and answers. Hypersthene helps one to be at ease in social situations. It assist with irritability and judgment of self and others. The Adirondack Mountains in New York is considered to be the most important deposit in the world.
~ Shiva Lingam ~
Shiva Lingams, sacred to the Hindu tradition, are ceremoniously gathered once a year from the muddy banks of the Narmada River, one of 7 sacred places of pilgrimage in India. They have unique characteristic patterning that make them wonderful expressions of how we all are individual within our human bodies. The shape embodies masculine energy of dynamic expression, knowledge and power. The mineral composition and the shape make the stones unique as objects for meditation. They are said to contain the loftiest vibration of all stones on earth.
~ Spectrolite ~
Spectrolite is higher in the Labradorite family. It enfolds ones soul in a cloak of protection in any realm. This highly mystical stone raises consciousness and facilitates multi- and inter-dimensional journeying. Spectrolite can take one into other lives, removing previous disappointments or ill-wishing on others or self, and strengthening one's trust in the Universe. Enhancing psychic vision, this stone filters the third eye and deflects unwanted energies or information from impinging on oneself.
~ Honeycomb Calcite ~
Honeycomb Calcite is 150 to 200 million years old, although it is a fairly recent discovery for mankind in 1995. This stone ties to our emotions bringing a feeling of light, bright, happy openness. It gently amplifies energy, boosts intellect and memory, and can increase psychic abilities as it increases higher consciousness. This calcite helps with challenges associated with change.
~ Pink Agate ~
Agates are grounding stones, bringing about an emotional, physical, and intellectual balance. Pink Agate becomes a wonderful energy neutralizer. Soothing anger and negative energies, while bringing the properties of balance & stability from the Agate family offer many benefits. Pink Agate brings a sense of confidence and support for the emotions, helping one move from being in a defensive mindset into a calming, positive one. It helps one move past misconceptions one may have and allows one to be more understanding, letting go of energies and ideas that no longer serve. Pink agate replaces heartache, old wounds & despair with heart healing & joy.
~ Starry Jasper ~
Starry Jasper is all about protection, especially when one is traveling and even better for those who desire to astral travel. This stone connects us to the Universe and the Earth as we work on feeling secure and one within ourselves as we deal with everyday changes around us. Starry Jasper instills a feeling of completeness, wholeness, with the ever changing times we are experiencing as of late. With contrasting information that is part of life, this stone can assist in mental clarity with is right for self.
~ Palm Wood ~
Palm wood connects to earth and nature, stabilizes emotions and calms nerves. It encourages feelings of courage, safety, security, and well being, and decreases worry about the small stuff. Great stone for business success stone as it assist one with making the good decisions for financial gain. This stone also can help with patience and past life connections.
~ Emerald Calcite ~
Emerald Calcite is a beautiful green stone that include shades of blue-green and seafoam green. As a calcite, it is an amplifier of energy and an energy cleanser. Emerald Calcite is a deep heart chakra healing stone that cleans old, stagnant and blocked energies. By clearing old love issues and relationship patterns, Emerald Calcite can be used to project love and self respect for yourself. A suggested phrase to use with the Emerald Calcite is “I am in love with the Universe, Myself, and Life”. Emerald Calcite calms anxieties and mental fears. This is an uplifting crystal that helps one blossom.
~ Clinozoisite ~
This stone balances and stabilizes the body’s energy flow. It is an “all is well” stone that changes energy from negative to positive with an uplifting, light energy. It gives emotional clarity, support, nurturing, and can help link to higher realms and angel connection. The main chakras affected by this stone are the heart and solar plex. Clinozoisite is an emotional healer and gives comfort in times of change and stress. It helps increase vitality, helps one complete unfinished projects, and helps in the recuperation process. Its conflict healing quality can also help friendships bloom.
~ Axinite ~
This stone has a strong earth connection that increases strength and endurance; good for those who work hard, for fatigue, stress, and inactivity. Although an earth connector, it also opens one to the spiritual information from the universe with its effect on the third eye. It can help in times of change to go more with the flow. It is said to help align physical and spiritual bodies and be extremely helpful in personal growth. As a truth stone, Axinite helps reveal inner truth. It deepens intimacy at all levels and enables you to be totally open about who you are at your core being.
Past Artisit Features
~ Lucinda ~
Lucinda grew up in Oregon and has been painting and creating art since she was a kid, but like most of us she stopped doing her childhood hobby as she got older. After 25 years of not painting and living in many different areas of the world Lucinda found her way back to Oregon and to her old hobby, and she feel in love with the joy of painting again. Butterflies are representative of transformation, beauty, joy, and freedom, and Lucinda believes that everyone could use a little joy in their lives!
~ Jodie ~
Jodi Menard is a new artist in our store and her pieces add a new sense of color to our space! Jodi's pieces rang from necklaces and pendants, to wall art and even crystal wands! Each item is hand made and one of a kind.
~ Pam ~
Pam is a local Oregon coast artist that makes necklaces out of Agate and Jasper stones she finds during her walks on the Oregon beaches. Each stone in tumbled and polished, and then finished into a beautiful pendant. Every necklace is hand picked and made into a unique piece of jewelry that truly is one of a kind.