Arizona Turquoise, Chrysocolla & Picture Jasper "Joshua Tree" Surf Necklace
Natural stones cut into 6mm smooth rondelles on a California surfer length hand-knotted 18" cord with antique brass beads interspersed and a hand crafted sterling silver hook clasp.
JOSHUA TREE - Arizona Turquoise, Picture Jasper, Chrysocolla.
A landscape of sprawling desert, expansive blue skies, commanding temples of natural rock formations and the cacti and Joshua tree’s coloring the landscape with their presence.
Arizona Turquoise - Turquoise has long had a lasting impact on the life and culture of the indigenous peoples of the American Southwest. Going back as early as 300 A.D. there has been documented records of the use of turquoise for jewelry and rituals by the ancient indigenous people of what is now Arizona and New Mexico. Originally called the "Sky Stone" turquoise was believed to possess sacred healing properties that were tired into the blue-green colors present in the stones and were thought to reflect the life-giving properties of water.
Picture Jasper - is a grounding and harmonizing stone with a strong connection to the earth. This stone embodies the rich Brown Rays emanating from the natural earth. The color it carries is a reflection of its connection to the comforts the earth provides connecting us to home, hearth, and nature. Picture Jasper let’s you relax, reconnect, and regain your composure. This is a premier grounding stones, promoting security and stability.
Chrysocolla - A stone that possesses a strong grounding energy. This can help to strengthen your connection with the planet and encourage a more conscious mindset regarding the environment. It helps one to attune to the Earth and communicate with its natural spiritual forces. A stone of compassion, Chrysocolla instills a sense of nurturing as well as a desire to care for and connect with Mother Nature, providing direction in our actions to help Earth heal itself. Chrysocolla’s healing properties are associated with tranquility, peace, intuition, patience and unconditional love.