Named after the painter Pablo Picasso, this unique gemstone is found in the state of Utah in the United States. The gemstone has an abstract, modernistic look with its wide streaks of black, grey and occasional red. Picasso jasper, also sometimes called Picasso stone, is actually a metamorphic limestone and not a jasper at all. The beautiful layers and colors of Picasso jasper results from heat and pressure within the Earth. The lined patterns in this stone are formed by iron oxides.
There is a lot going on in Picasso jasper with all its colors and patterns, so it's no surprise this is a versatile stone with plenty of metaphysical properties.
Picasso jasper is said to make for an excellent meditation stone.
Some people value Picasso jasper for its ability to renew lost friendships or to help guide during relationship transitions.
This stone is said to promote inner clarity and interpretation of one's own thoughts.
Picasso jasper is most closely associated with the base, sacral and solar plexus chakras.
Also a creative stone, Picasso jasper is believed to help break through blocks and aid an individual in manifesting their imaginative ideas.
Picasso Jasper often resembles a beautiful painting. It is a stone that reminds us to celebrate and enjoy life.
It attracts like minded people who become loyal and trusted friends, as well as helping to renew old friendships that had been lost.
It has strong grounding and calming qualities and helps to engender strength and self-discipline.