Tourmaline, which ranges in hue from green to pink, to blue or black, is one of the most intense and beautiful stones known to man. It is said to channel creative energy and focus thought, for which reason it is much favored by artists. When worn on or about the body, tourmaline provides a spiritual and physical balance, a feeling of harmony and happiness. It is valued as a healing stone on all levels, bringing restorative energy to both the body and the emotions. Its bright radiance, its clarity, and the broad spectrum of its colors make tourmaline one of the most magical of stones, possessed of an energy which transforms the wearer both inside and out.