Great Expectations Personalized Shadowbox

Bookmark a milestone with this personalized literary art keepsake.
created by

Patricia Carlin

Patricia Carlin created by

Patricia Carlin

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Bookmark notable accomplishments and exciting new adventures alike with this personalized literary art piece inspired by Charles Dickens' classic novel, Great Expectations. A cover accented in gold foil is paired with a customizable "page" that includes a poignant quote from the book and thoughtful personalized details. Include the recipient's name, a "chapter" celebrating the significant number-- a birthday age, "1" for new beginnings (graduation and retirement, for example)-- and the memorable date. Mounted in a complementary dark frame, this keepsake by Patricia Carlin is a reminder that life is always a page turner. Made in New Jersey.

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

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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
41921

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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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