Relics > Halftone Religious Objects

halftone woodcut of quartz crystals
Watercolor woodblock print
13" x 13" (33 x 33 cm)

Crystal healing is a quasi-scientific practice that employs stones and crystals to create an energy field designed to promote healing of the body and/or spirit. While a number of cultures have historically used gemstones in this way, crystal healing in our time is most often associated with so-called New Age spirituality.