The wide variety of colors and patterns makes the jasper special and unique. Jasper is a variety of chalcedony.
The name jasper means spotted or speckled stone and it appears in many colors such as red, green, yellow, purple, black or even multi-colored. It is an opaque variety of quartz and/or chalcedony.
The different types of jasper often owe their name to their appearance, like the dalmatian jasper, or location such as the bruneau jasper that was originally found in a canyon. But you also have the willow creek jasper or do you know te jasper named after the famous painter Picasso? In this jasper you will find beautiful drawings. Every piece is unique.
The dalmatian jasper is a strong protective stone and helps to become more balanced. It works uplifting and gives energy. It also protects against radiation and negative energy. The Dalmatian jasper can help also to remove the negative energy in your body.