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  • Rock sculpture with alabaster.

    Hi all, we are pleased to share with you an amazing video to show you not only the qualities of the alabaster itself like highlight, malleability, translucency and exclusive nature. But also the way you can enjoy it … with your hands.     We …

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  • Alabaster Arastone: Aragon is a mine

    The last February, we were interviewed by the Mobile Unit Aragón TV program. Follow our interview and enjoy viewing how the alabaster is extracted from our quarries! Report: “Aragon is a mine” (minute 28:36 – minute 34:10 )

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  • Alabaster in Aragon

    Alabaster in Aragón is a variety of gypsum. It has tonalities between white and grey. It is easlier to work with it than other gypsums. This mineral is translucent, its grains are small size and its texture is similar to marble. There are two big …

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  • Alabaster Products ARASTONE

    ARASTONE have different types of  Alabaster’s products.  In ARASTONE, we supply the finished material. We adjust to detailed plans (design, sizes, colours, forms and technical specifi cations).Any of our products are: PLAQUES: We have differents forms what adapt to any surface. It’s depend of project and its application. …

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  • Alabaster: Different ways to use it

    In Arastone have many differents ways to use the Alabaster. We use it in Sculpture, Architecture, Interior design and lighting. We took advantage of the possibilities afforded Alabaster to create authentic works of art. Now, we are going to show some examples of these wonderful …

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  • Alabaster: Terms that you should know about it

    If you want to learn to make out alabaster to other materials as a traslucent building material,  you must learn some terms. COLOR: It’s the background color of stone. It can be white, beige and rose. STREAKS: They are strips the different color to the …

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  • CORINTHIA HOTEL LONDON. New project by Arastone company.

    Translucent building material SPA CORINTHIA HOTEL LONDON is the Next Generation of Spa where Alabaster Arastone have made their last work. Their last work is a desk for the reception of the spa. It is made with alabaster used as translucent material. This material allows the …

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  • Alabaster VS Marble – Do you know the differences?

    We are alabaster suppliers. For more information:        “Alabaster vs marble are materials that most deceive at first sight. They are differents in their hardness and their texture” Alabaster is softer and lighter than marble. Alabaster weighs 143 lbs. per cubic foot while marble weighs …

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  • How does ALABASTER form?

    How does Alabaster form? Gypsum is a salt formed by precipitation in lakes and ponds subjected to intense evaporation (evaporite basins). As the water mass decreases, the saturation degree that is needed for the different salts to precipitate is reached. The accumulation of small gypsum …

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  • History in the use of Alabaster

    HISTORY OF ALABASTER In Egypt, both cultures, Fayum und Tasa, used alabaster palettes for grinding and mixing pigments with those who practiced the art of painting their eyes. Later generations of Egyptian craftsmen worked extensively on alabaster vases and bottles made for unguents and perfumes, …

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