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March 2016 Newsletter

By | 2016-08-22T22:44:03+00:00 March 10th, 2016|Newsletters|

Hello dear friends of Crystalworks, Welcome Spring!!! In celebration of this most magical uplifting time of year we have decided to celebrate the very special and beautiful formation known as "spirit quartz". Spirit quartz, also known as "cactus quartz", is formation in which a quartz point is surrounded by a layer of tiny crystals which tend [...]

Upcoming Melody Workshops Announced

By | 2016-08-23T17:15:43+00:00 February 24th, 2016|Workshops & Events|

We are excited to announce several upcoming workshops based on the teachings of Melody, author of “Love is in the Earth: The Crystal and Mineral Encyclopedia,” as well as the creator of “The Laying on of Stones” technique. The Laying on of Stones Workshop - Level 1 May 21 & 22, 10:00am - 5:00pm The Laying [...]

February 2016 Newsletter

By | 2016-08-22T22:29:47+00:00 February 6th, 2016|Newsletters|

So here we are entering the second month of this new year.  Ahhh February, I wouldn’t call it the most visually stunning month as far as the outdoors are concerned, but perhaps that is all more the reason to enjoy the constructed “Hallmark” holiday we all know and love, Valentine’s Day. At Crystalworks, we feel [...]

November 2015 Newsletter: Amber and Upcoming Events

By | 2015-11-25T14:25:16+00:00 November 25th, 2015|Newsletters|

While contemplating what mineral best captured the essence of November, we were inspired by the colours of fall…  warm tones of Amber, gold, brown and red falling from the trees and decorating the ground. Naturally the “mineral” we decided upon for this month was Amber. Amber, However is actually not  a mineral and is not [...]

Designer Files: Crystals to Make Your Room Sparkle (The Westender)

By | 2015-09-04T09:55:50+00:00 August 30th, 2015|Media|

Crystalworks has been featured in the Westender as Vancouver's premier destination for crystals: A home is a sanctuary – a sacred space to unwind your mind and recharge your body. It is therefore fundamental to consider what impact the design of your space will have on your personal wellbeing. After visiting the first annual Vancouver [...]

Summer Sale and the Stone of Love

By | 2015-08-03T14:50:42+00:00 August 3rd, 2015|Newsletters, Sales|

Crystalworks is excited to announce a return to our annual summer sale! It’s been a number of years since we've held our annual summer sale and we are so excited to re-launch and see each of you at the gallery for this exciting event. In an effort to keep the sale fresh and exciting the [...]

June 2015 Newsletter: Citrine and How to Clear Crystals

By | 2015-09-04T09:56:57+00:00 June 18th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Hello! Summer has officially started in Vancouver, and the crystals are loving the sunshine as much as we are! Crystal of the Month:  Citrine! Citrine is the variety of quartz that is distinctively yellow.  The colour varies from a very pale lemon to a deep golden hue. It is sometimes difficult to distinguish citrine from [...]

Crystalworks Featured in Mashu Mashu Magazine

By | 2015-06-18T14:01:42+00:00 June 12th, 2015|Media|

We are thrilled to have been profiled in an article in Mashu Mashu magazine on the growing trend of use of gemstones and minerals in decor: "Crystalworks collaborates with collectors from all over the world. Their museum-quality gemstones and minerals are bought as sculpture for lobbies, foyers and alcoves; as tabletops or converted into light-based crystal [...]