Obsidian Snowflake

Chemical Formula: SiO2


Obsidian is a type of natural volcanic glass, that forms when lava solidifies so quickly, crystals do not have time to grow. Obsidian is typically jet-black, but may have inclusions altering its overall color, as demonstrated by such varieties as Snowflake Obsidian. These “snowflakes” are spherulites, clusters of needle-like crystals, which are typically white.

Metaphysical Properties

Snowflake Obsidian can enhance one’s creativity. It helps individuals feel centered and calm when working on artwork or a craft. Snowflake Obsidian is a great stone to keep with you during a new creative project, whether it be in the workplace or as a hobby.