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HOW TO IDENTIFY PETRIFIED WOOD!

As old as the material may be, it’s actually very easy to identify, apart from it being obvious that it contains the colors of the bark and it being so smooth. Sure, sometimes you’ll find pieces that are harder than most, easily mistaking it for something else, especially depending on how smooth it feels, but let’s talk about some easy ways to learn how to identify petrified wood.This way, you have a better chance of finding the real deal over an imposter!When you see petrified wood on the ground it often looks extremely smo…

WHERE DO THE COLORS IN PETRIFIED WOOD COME FROM?

You will find petrified wood in a variety of colors. The copper, magnesium and iron elements in the mud and the water is what creates these multiple ranges of color we can enjoy looking at.When you find solidified wood pieces that contain pure quartz crystals, the contaminants that are added to the process transforms the crystals from colorless to a rainbow of lovely colors that include pinks, blues, blacks, yellows, greens, browns, and reds. What does each color mean?Well, every color represents the contaminating element it came from.When you…

WHAT IS PETRIFIED WOOD? THE ULTIMATE CRASH COURSE!

Hello and welcome to ODEM ATELIER!If you've been asking yourself,"What is petrified wood?" then you've come to the right place.Petrified Wood is our favorite fossil, so in this blog post, we’re going to give you the ultimate crash course. We hope you leave feeling a little bit more knowledgeable about this beautiful act of nature. There are so many fun and interesting facts about the phenomena of this fossil. So we hope you stick around until the end!If you’re ready to genuinely appreciate this natural work of ar…
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