Category Archives: Rock Talk

Wear Your Pendulum!

What better way to build a rapport with your pendulum than by having it on our body? That’s part of the idea behind the design of Rock Paper Tree’s pendulum necklaces. The other is that they are so beautiful, they’re fun to wear and be able to see and feel. Of course, these necklaces could…

Meet Smokey Phantom

This beautiful Smokey Phantom Quartz Crystal is one of my favorites. That’s why I decided to start my rock profiles with it. The multiple phantoms are very clearly delineated and well shaped. The other mineral inclusions create wonderful planes, curves and inner architecture. There are also quite a few rainbows that I didn’t capture in…

Amethyst History and Lore

ABOUT AMETHYST Amethyst is a specimen quartz with a typical crystal habit of a six-sided prism ending in a six-sided pyramid. The stone’s name derives from the Ancient Greek a (“not”) and methustos (“intoxicated’), stemming from an ancient Greek and Roman belief that wearing the stone and using it to make drinking vessels would prevent…

Let’s Play!

So, here’s my idea… Let’s get together and create our own crystal information “book”. Let’s experience for ourselves and share what we learn. I want to start with Amethyst, (see more in the Rock Talk section). I am going to add some special deals in the store for Amethyst spheres and a pendulum that is…