"Cathedral" Amethyst Vug

Posted by Joyce (Montana, United States) on 7 May 2012 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

This is yesterday's post, full length, from Sherpa's former business -- crystals & mineral specimens imported from South America. We considered selling this 2-foot leaning cathedral, but the thought of it being gone made me cry, so Sherpa said ok. It's like a member of the family! -- hangs out with my plants, and we believe, gives nice vibes to our home. Hard to photograph and far too heavy to move, so I just left him there with his plant buddies. I used the Ortonish feature to add a little atmosphere.

Thank you for your visit and comments. I so enjoy hearing from you and seeing the world through your lens.

Nathanael from Paris, France

In France, the day is more around a Rose than a green plant... but it's France... Have a nice révolution day..

7 May 2012 5:38am

@Nathanael: A rose, a rock, a plant, a revolution. Life on Earth as usual. :-D

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

perfect work
Have a lovely day

7 May 2012 6:13am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

That is a real beautiful piece to the point of looking alive . . I can so understand the place it holds.

7 May 2012 6:21am

@Ronnie 2¢: You got it! I mean, naturally Ronnie Twocents would animate a leaning Amethyst vug. It is incredibly heavy. I cannot make it budge.

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

impressive amethyst

7 May 2012 6:25am

@Jules: Thanks Jules. It leans, which I like. It gives it attitude.

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

It is an amazing piece of the earth and it sits so well in among your plants Joyce

7 May 2012 7:34am

@Doug: Thanks Doug. Amazing and powerful attributes. Quartz.

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Ah, such a big one ! I believe it gives nice vibes to your home !

7 May 2012 12:07pm

@Hiro: Hi and yes it is such a nice ambiance, if not really tangible vibration. I am sure you know what I mean.

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

No wonder you wanted to keep it. It is really beautiful. The location gives scale.

7 May 2012 2:54pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

It's a stunning piece. Almost looks edible here! (ouch, what happened to my teeth?)

7 May 2012 2:55pm

@Rick: Gosh yes, grape snowcone, or ice cubes. I am so thirsty for that as I read.

L'angevine from Angers, France

un corail magnétique

7 May 2012 3:34pm

@L'angevine: HI! Please translate. :-)

Shar from Pilot Butte near Regina, SK, Canada

Very pretty....love it! Did you find this in your area?

7 May 2012 5:59pm

@Shar: Pretty isn't it? Just has "presence." It was imported from Brazil or Peru many years ago. Hey! So excited to see you firmly into our trip! The small chalet is charming and you'll love it. You will love Chico, not to mention the magical Yellowstone Park. What a fun thing to look forward to, for all of us.

LauraS from Chico, United States

Wow, that is huge! I can see why you would NOT want to part with it. It would feel like a part of the family. It has a real "presence" - and I can imagine the vibe is very good.

7 May 2012 10:02pm

@LauraS: Yes, it's a big one, and just has a firm place in our lives. The vibe is indescribable. Thanks Laura!

MONICA from Paradise Valley, Montana, United States

I was browsing the community page and saw this image and thought, wow, that looks familiar--then I looked below and saw your name and thought of course!

7 May 2012 10:40pm

@MONICA: :-D That must have been kinda funny. Also interesting that you have a good memory of it. Well, there are no 2 alike come to think of it!

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

He is certainly a formidable member of your family, and a beautiful one at that!

8 May 2012 2:54am

Becky from los angeles, United States

This is gorgeous! Yes - keep this prized possession. It's beautiful and the good vibes are spilling out from it.

8 May 2012 2:57am

@Becky: :-D You savvy, yes. Thanks for the visit Becky.

Monik from PARIS, France

Quel merveilleux "petit "caillou..! ;-)
Je comprends que tu n'aies pas eu le coeur de t'en séparer!
Bonne journée, Joyce!

8 May 2012 3:44pm

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