these earrings are made with a bronze sun rays design, surrounded with a smooth sterling silver snake hoop, and attach to sterling silver ear hooks. they feature gorgeous green velvet sheen obsidian stones. obsidian is a highly protective stone, and velvet sheen obsidian or peacock obsidian is used in ancestral work and for calling ones spiritual guides.
although snakes are commonly an animal seen as a threat and something to be feared, they are also a symbol of transformation, growth, and fertility. the way a snake sheds its skin as it grows, we too are capable of letting go of the things that no longer serve us in our personal growth.
title song: she keeps bees - longing