We love the work of American painter Carly Waito, which at first looks like super detailed photographs of semi precious stones and minerals but is, in fact, extremely meticulous, detailed and beautiful paintings.
"Light of the Desert", the world's largest faceted Cerussite gem carats), Royal Ontario Museum. Cerussite is one of the only gems with adamantine (diamond-like) luster. Very fragile. ITS THE ARKENSTONE!