We have all been there. A birthday or holiday gift is needed but what to get? Wandering the mall or surfing the internet turns up nothing. The pressure is on to find something unique, personable, impressive, thoughtful and attractive. Surprisingly a mineral specimen, stone AKA a rock fits the bill. Here’s why. 1. Plain and simple Rocks are art. Mother nature’s art. There is nothing more natural, organic and earthly. Some sparkle, some glimmer. Some have beautiful patterns and striations of any color of the rainbow. There are rocks made up of pastel watercolors like a Monet. There are brilliant...
Thank you to everyone who came out to support us at the Denver Gem and Mineral Show! Our business continues to grow, and without your support, it wouldn't be possible. We look forward to seeing you all soon in Tucson at the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show January 2019! Coming to Tucson, we have a large shipment of new specimens including amethyst, agate, agate slices, citrine, selenite , splash copper and the ever popular rose jasper/rose amethyst that many of you have inquired about. We will also have amongst many large spectacular specimens, magnificent amethyst slices on metal stands that...
So you’re thinking of attending the 2015 Tucson Gem, Mineral and Fossil Showcase and now you’re wondering what would be the most Tucson thing you could do while here (that is, other than attend the grand daddy of its shows, the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show). Many people would tell you that you have to [...] The post Tucson Gem & Mineral Show Ultimate Guide: Mexican Food appeared first on Rockology - Nature's Rarest & Most Extreme Minerals.
Fire and water, the perfect mix of natural elements. Together they make a visually stunning stone. Opal isn’t the most popular stone for mineral collections and interior design, but it should start climbing the list. There are many distinctive characteristics and qualities which make opal stand apart from other minerals. The Creation of Opal Known [...] The post Opal Stone is a Lover of Light appeared first on Rockology - Nature's Rarest & Most Extreme Minerals.