Creek Jasper is a captivating style of Jasper known for its vibrant hues of green, red and yellow. Creek Jasper is mainly found in areas of Africa, China and Utah. Creek Jasper was only recently discovered and popularized in the early 2010s. Since then Creek Jasper has already become a staple in many jewelry designers bead kits. Although Creek Jasper was only recently discovered for 100s of years the many other types of Natural Jasper Stones have been used as beads in jewelry designs and adornments. Almost 7,000 years ago in Mesopotamia, Jasper was a very popular stone and was sometimes used as a form of currency. In ancient Egypt Jasper was often used and made into protection talismans. In Egypt Jasper was also a very popular offering stone and it was especially common for it to be offered to the Goddess Isis. Native Americans also used natural Jasper Stones and Beads in their jewelry designs. In modern day New Age communities Jasper is associated with the Root and Sacral Chakras and its believed that wearing Jasper beads and jewelry can help one connect with the Earth. Many yoga practitioners like to meditate with Jasper Gemstones because of its grounding qualities. Red Creek Jasper in particular is said to be a great stone to keep with you when you’re worried. It is also believed that Creek Jasper has a very calming energy and can help one think more clearly.
So please take your time browsing this curated section of Creek Jasper beads. We can’t wait to see what you make with them.