The Odyssey Personalized Shadowbox - Marriage

Bookmark a couple's milestone with this personalized book cover and page shadowbox keepsake.
created by

Patricia Carlin

Patricia Carlin created by

Patricia Carlin

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Well Read

It was a love story for the ages. Bookmark the newlyweds' first year together or a couple's anniversary with this literary art that celebrates their journey together. Mounted in a complementary dark frame, the piece features a classic cover of Homer's The Odyssey and a customizable "page" that pairs a poignant quote from the book and clever personalized details. Include the couple's names, a "chapter" celebrating their significant number-"1" for the newlyweds, "50" for a golden milestone, for example--and the memorable date. Accented with brilliant metallic detail, this keepsake by Patricia Carlin will remind them that life with each other will always be a page turner. Made in New Jersey.

Click here to see customization options.

Check out the rest of Patricia Carlin's literary art collection: As You Like It Personalized Shadowbox - Marriage, Great Expectations Personalized Shadowbox - Marriage, Time Machine Personalized Shadowbox - Milestone, Divine Comedy Personalized Shadowbox - Milestone and Romeo + Juliet Personalized Shadowbox - Marriage.

Patricia Carlin

created by

Patricia Carlin

location

Pennsylvania

“I like to keep things pretty simple. I focus on warmth, humor, and emotion.”

Patricia Carlin believes that a small sketch has the power to tell a story without language. She started out as an art director in Philadelphia, selling everything from potato chips to financial products. In 2001, a friend wanted help launching a glassware business, so Patricia designed and wrote copy for several products for the new venture. Patricia has explored many techniques in her illustration, but simple line drawing appeals to her most. "For me, paring things down to their simplest essence is always the best way to understand them," she says.

We chatted with Patricia about how she brings her charming illustrations to life (and got a look at her adorable studio cat). Read the Q&A on our blog.

Exclusive Made in the USA
Made from
glass, mdf, BonanzaWood®, matboard
Measurements
14" H x 18" W
Notes
Item ID
41917

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Most of our items are in stock and will ship quickly. Orders for in-stock items placed before 5pm ET Monday through Friday, excluding Federal holidays, will ship:
Economy shipping:
within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
Standard shipping:
within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
Preferred shipping:
within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
Express shipping:
will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.

Please note: This item is not available to ship outside of the U.S.


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UncommonGoodsThe Odyssey Personalized Shadowbox - Marriage
 
5.0

(based on 4 reviews)

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Pros

  • Unique (4)
  • Attractive (3)
  • Great quality (3)
  • One of A kind (3)

Cons

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Best Uses

  • Wedding gift (4)
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    • Anniversary (4)

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5.0

Made a great addition to their family display wall

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from Florida

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • One Of A Kind
  • Unique

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Wedding/Anniversary Gift

    Comments about UncommonGoods The Odyssey Personalized Shadowbox - Marriage:

    Awesome gift for a special couple that already seems to have everything they need!

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes, Yes
    • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
    • Anniversary
     
    5.0

    Perfect anniversary gift

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    from Commerce, MI

    About Me Fine craft buyer, Quality Driven

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    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Great Quality
    • Unique

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Wedding/Anniversary Gift

      Comments about UncommonGoods The Odyssey Personalized Shadowbox - Marriage:

      I purchased this as a unique 50th wedding anniversary gift for two very discerning friends. They loved the concept, the message, and the general appearance of the piece. They especially appreciated the fine workmanship of the construction and told me that it would be displayed in a prominent place in their home. You won't go wrong by ordering a creation of this talented artist.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes
      • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
      • Anniversary
       
      5.0

      50th anniversary gift we purchased so EXQUISITE ...

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      from Brimfield, MA

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      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Good Value
      • Great Quality
      • One Of A Kind
      • Unique

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Special Occasion
        • Wedding/Anniversary Gift

        Comments about UncommonGoods The Odyssey Personalized Shadowbox - Marriage:

        I truly am amazed at the design, the quality, the colors, the framing. I bought this for a friends 50th anniversary being held on 08-14. So excited it came in on time. The gold in the book binding is what I am using to represent the 50th color. I never write reviews but the box was just delivered to my home and the art piece was professionally protected and framed. As we say in MA --- it is wicked awesome.... I would not hesitate to purchasing anything by this artist....

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
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        • Anniversary
         
        5.0

        very original, great quality, beautiful gift!

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        from Wayne, NJ

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        • Great Quality
        • One Of A Kind
        • Unique

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          • Wedding/Anniversary Gift

          Comments about UncommonGoods The Odyssey Personalized Shadowbox - Marriage:

          This is a unique gift, well made and witty)

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes
          • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
          • Anniversary

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