Fascinating facts and photos featuring the most common beach stones found along Lake Michigan shorelines, as well as several unusual kinds; includes various types of basalt, septarian, limestone, granite, gabbro, diorite, gneiss, schist, sandstone, siltstone, mudstone, geodes, chalcedony and agate.
The Monument Valley scenic drive loop is a must-do U.S. travel experience. Read our best tips for visiting Monument Valley.
Unique and rare Septarian brown stones are found along a narrow stretch of Lake Michigan shoreline. Read on to find out more about these fascinating stones!
Be inspired with 20 of the Best Painted Rock Art Ideas. Trendy and therapeutic crafts that include easy DIY tutorials.
How do you know if that rock you found is a geode? Here are a couple of things you can do to know if it's a geode and what to do if it is.
Canada has been named the Number 1 destination for travel in 2017, just in time for our 150th birthday! Here are 5 uniquely Canadian ways to celebrate it.
Japanese Basket Rocks (with Clay!): Have you ever seen Japanese Basket Rocks? Traditionally you use basketry cane, leather or even rope to make these rocks but I decided to try using polymer clay instead! These decorative stones are a nice little addition to your office or home decor …
In the Saudi Arabian desert, the Al Naslaa rock formation looks completely unnatural. Its perfectly vertical split remains a mystery.
How To Paint Seascapes and Beaches in Watercolor. A beach might seem like a relatively simple subject to paint. Just sand, sea, sky, rocks but seascapes can present some deceptively complex problems. In this post. I'll help you to identify and solve those problems.
What would you say when I ask which gemstone is the prettiest? Most will probably say diamond, ruby or sapphire. But I’m going to show you some of the most beautiful gemstones that you may not know. This list combines commonly known gems, like opal and amethyst, with some rare and exotic minerals. They represent some… Read More »50 Most Beautiful Gemstones You’ve Ever Seen
Colorado Travel Guide: 7 Days in Colorado with detailed itinerary for Denver, Estes Park, Steamboat Springs, Glenwood Springs, Snowmass, Colorado Springs.
Make faux rocks with a tight ball of newspaper or brown paper bags, painters' tape and decoupage glue.
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The weekend is official here and its time to kick your feet up, crack open a cold one (with or without the boys) and enjoy a fresh selection of...
Unlock the hidden beauty in your rocks with this easy DIY tutorial on how to polish them using sandpaper! Learn the step-by-step process and transform your rocks into gems in no time! #rockpolishing #DIY #rockhounding
Learn how to prepare rocks and stones for painting. Yes, there is a step from buying rocks to paint and actually painting them. Check out these 4 easy tips.
Are you looking for a fun project that adds a touch of whimsy or inspiration to the garden, or maybe just a weekend diversion for the kids? Painted rocks might just be the idea you’re looking for. They come in so many variations from funny rocks and cartoon characters to meditative stones and scripture quotes… […]
Maak tijdens je vakantie naar de Faeröer Eilanden een Vestmanna Bird Cliffs excursie. Een leuke manier om het land vanuit een nieuw perspectief te zien.
The rock cycle explained and a fun hands-on activity. Includes a free printable lesson on the rocky cycle. Ready to print, use, and engage kids!
Taking a trip to Sedona, Arizona? Hiking Cathedral Rock Trail during sunset is a absolute must. We're sharing what to expect on the trail and much more!
There’s no question that Mother Nature has been generous enough to give us countless gifts of everything we need to survive. Not to mention the breathtaking landscapes and adorable animals that make our hearts melt. But sometimes we can get stuck in the fast pace of our urban lifestyles and barely even notice the beauty surrounding us.
The art of sculptor Woods Davy is both inspired by nature and composed of natural elements. The artist, who lives and works in Venice, California, creates