100% solid blackberry (Rubus fruticosus) stem wand with a rock crystal surrounded by red beads and some red paint. More pictures here:
Length: Ca 321 mm or 12 5/8″
Diameter: ~11 mm
Wood Origin Location: Wollaton, Nottingham (UK)
Harvest Method: Garden prunings
Cut, dried, carved, sanded, burned, sanded a bit again, painted top & bottom with acrylic paint, crystal and beads attached with glue, and finished off with a beeswax/oil mix to protect the blackberry stem.
Colour variations are due to the wood itself.
Wand Created: 2015