Aspen Leaf Mobile with Patina

Create a peaceful respite indoors or out with this autumnal mobile.
created by

Jay Jones

$85.00

Jay Jones created by

Jay Jones

read more about the maker

Catch the Wind

Create a peaceful respite indoors or out with Jay Jones' autumnal mobile. Inspired by the golden aspen trees of Colorado, Jay casts the copper leaves from real aspen tree leaves. Each copper leaf is hand-hammered and torched at the edges to bring out the metal's natural sunset hues. The leaves hang delicately from the mobile and spin with the slightest hint of breeze, filling the surrounding space with glints and glimmers as the sun hits the honey-colored copper. Handmade in Greensboro, North Carolina.

US_CO

Made in Colorado

Jay Jones

created by

Jay Jones

location

North Carolina

Calmness moves Jay Jones. “I find that I’m most inspired when I’m in a museum,” he says. “Most of the time, I’m bombarded by noise and distractions. Museums are usually cool and quiet places.” That sense of stillness—and gentle movement—is reflected in his delicate copper mobiles. Jay’s pieces have been known to have a nearly hypnotic effect. “I was participating in a gift show when a girl of 5 or 6 came into my booth and just stood there looking at my work,” says the Greensboro-based artist. When her mother said she liked the mobiles too but didn’t know where they would put one in their home, Jay recalls, “The young girl said without hesitation, ‘Don’t worry Mom, the house will tell you where it needs to go.’”

Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
copper, copper coated steel
Measurements
Mobile: 18" L x 26" W; Hanging Hardware: 36" L
Care
Wipe clean with a damp cloth.
Notes
Hanging wire included.
Item ID
26939

Still haven't found the details you're looking for? Check out our Product Q&A!

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.


also by Jay Jones

you might also like

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
UncommonGoodsAspen Leaf Mobile with Patina
 
4.6

(based on 5 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (4)
  • Easy to secure (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

No Best Uses
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Midrange shopper (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (4)

Reviewed by 5 customers

Displaying reviews 1-5

Back to top

 
4.0

Nice Mobile

By 

from Danville, KY

Verified Buyer

Comments about UncommonGoods Aspen Leaf Mobile with Patina:

I purchased this for family that is moving from Colorado to Massachusetts and I wanted to give them a little reminder of Colorado in their new home. The mobile is nicely balanced and I think will move gently in air currents. I wish it had a bit more delicate touch as the wires and leaves are a bit "heavy" looking for me and the patina could be more natural looking. But, my recipients liked it and once it is hung from the ceiling I'm sure it will look very nice.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes
 
5.0

Gorgeous mobile

By 

from MorthEast

About Me Midrange Shopper

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Sensitive To Breezes

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Garden
    • Porch

    Comments about UncommonGoods Aspen Leaf Mobile with Patina:

    This is just a gorgeous piece of art. Copper with green accents and a flowing design that moves gently in even a very light breeze. Ours is hanging from a rafter in front of a wood burning stove with fan and the effect is mesmerizing.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Beautiful

    By 

    from New Hampshire

    About Me Midrange Shopper

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Easy To Secure

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • anywhere

      Comments about UncommonGoods Aspen Leaf Mobile with Patina:

      Looks great hanging on an interior rafter.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      The photo doesn't do it justice.

      By 

      from Texas

      About Me High-end Shopper

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Easy To Secure
      • Visible At A Distance
      • Weather Resistant

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about UncommonGoods Aspen Leaf Mobile with Patina:

          My mother gasped when she opened this gift. She loves copper and this piece shines bright. She's at the stage in her life where she doesn't want to own any more junk. She only wants quality possessions. She loves this. Hung it up immediately. It's a simple but lovely work of art that will enhance any space. Worth every penny.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Beautiful!

          By 

          from Nebraska

          About Me Midrange Shopper

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Attractive Design
          • Easy To Secure
          • Visible At A Distance

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Indoors

            Comments about UncommonGoods Aspen Leaf Mobile with Patina:

            I bought this mobile for a corner decoration in my baby's nursery, and I absolutely love it! I grew up in the Colorado Rockies and wanted to bring a small bit of that into the baby's room-- this mobile is just what I was looking for. The craftsmanship is excellent, and the piece itself has already gotten praise from friends and family.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            Displaying reviews 1-5

            Back to top

            Related Products
            Deciduous Dress. A master of turning everyday beauty—particularly ...
            Description:
            Deciduous Dress. A master of turning everyday beauty—particularly living things—into stunning jewelry, Michale Dancer forages the forest floor for these one-of-a-kind pendants. Each Aspen leaf is dipped in 24k gold, fastened below a vibrant lapis stone, and delicately hung on ...
            The Sound of Chakra. Imitating the seven primary ...
            Description:
            The Sound of Chakra. Imitating the seven primary energy centers of the body (that are aligned along the spine), this column of color and sound reflects the ancient Eastern philosophy of Chakra.Thought of as "windows to the soul," each chakra ...
            Desert Decor. After many years of sketching plants, ...
            Description:
            Desert Decor. After many years of sketching plants, jewelry maker Natalie Joy Miller's botanical drawings and metalworking skills came together in her playful series of house plant mobiles. Handmade from brass to look like a potted cactus, this mobile offers ...
            Rain Dance. Argentinian jewelry designer Fernanda Sibilia brings ...
            Description:
            Rain Dance. Argentinian jewelry designer Fernanda Sibilia brings the flair of traditional Latin American craftsmanship to her captivating metal mobiles. To make this stylized rendition of rain, she hand shapes gracefully balanced arcs of brass, accented by dangling brass raindrops ...
            Dangling Dragons. Inspired by the aerobatic maneuvers of ...
            Description:
            Dangling Dragons. Inspired by the aerobatic maneuvers of dragonflies in her own garden, Lisa Fida crafted this stalwart squadron of dragonflies from copper and glass beads. The floating rendition of nature's "air force" will bring a fanciful, kinetic show and ...