Hielo / Ice – Guatemala

Hielo Ice Guatemalan jadeite

Hielo (Ice) from Guatemala was readily available 6-8 years ago, however, it has all but disappeared from the market. Some people reserve the name Hielo for only the most clear Guatemalan jadeite. However, the material pictured here, while lesser in quality, still has it’s appeal. White, with maybe a slight green cast to it, this, … Read more

Luna – Guatemala

Luna Guatemalan jadeite

Luna is a very translucent blue/grey/white jadeite from Guatemala. Because of its translucence it looks lighter/whiter when thinner (see smaller beads). The pieces I have worked carved really well. Aaron