Personalized Family Member Signpost

Personalized Family Member Signpost

Keep the family together on this warmly weathered sign, featuring distances from each other.
created by

Chris Crooks

$125.00 - 200.00

Chris Crooks created by

Chris Crooks

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Family This Way

Your loved ones may be scattered across the globe, but this personalized signpost finds a charming way to keep them all in one place. Hand painted to create a warmly weathered finish, each signpost is topped with your family name, followed by up to five arrows showcasing each member's distance and direction from your official homestead. The arrows are plasma cut by Chris Crooks and positioned slightly askew to create a classic look, and an oxidized steel finish develops a lovely patina over time while offering weather-resistant appeal. The result is a colorful statement for your yard or garden that keeps your family close. Made in Tucson, Arizona.

Custom options:
Top sign: Your family name
Arrows: Family member names (and their distance from your home) and the direction of the arrow, pointing east or west.

Click here to see other customization ideas and assembly and installation directions.
Just want the signs without the signpost? Check out the Personalized Directional Sign.

Click here to see the Personalized Family Member Signpost art.

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Made in Arizona

Exclusively for UncommonGoods

Chris Crooks

created by

Chris Crooks

location

Arizona

“I started out from my garage. As the business grew, and my wife’s and neighbors' patience stretched, it was time to move to an industrial space. There I can bang and grind at all hours of the night. It's 1,000 square feet of pure metalworking nirvana.”

Chris Crooks has taken a somewhat winding road to get to where is now—creating imaginative lawn sculptures inspired by the southwest landscape he calls home. After graduating from the Art Institute of Philadelphia, Chris worked in advertising, then ran a printing business with his wife, while painting during his free time.



It was when the couple moved to Tucson for a change of scenery that Chris collaborated with a metal art manufacturer and fell in love with the art form. Eventually, he began designing and making his first metal sculpture collection from his studio nestled in the foothills of the Santa Rita mountains, just outside Tucson.

“I always wanted to make a living doing something genuinely enjoyable,” he says. “To get up in the morning raring to go, and never having enough time to do everything you want to do.”

Handmade Exclusive Made in the USA
Made from
acrylic paint, sealant, 16 gauge steel
Measurements
6 foot pole that stands 5 feet tall when installed. Each sign is 18-24" L x 2.5-3.5" W
Care
The finish can be maintained by applying car wax once a year, or as needed.
Notes
Click here to view assembly and installation directions.

Due to the weight and surface area of each sign, each signpost can hold a maximum of six. If you need more, we recommend buying two Personalized Family Member Signposts.
Item ID
41506

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This is a made-to-order item. If you order today your item will ship no later than 11/6/2017.

At this time, this item cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes or to APO/FPO or US Territories. Contact custom@uncommongoods.com with any questions.


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UncommonGoodsPersonalized Family Member Signpost
 
4.9

(based on 131 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (121)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (106)
  • Visible at A distance (71)
  • Easy to secure (70)
  • Weather proof (62)
  • Unique (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Garden (78)
  • Back yard (73)
  • Front yard (65)
  • Porch (27)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Midrange shopper (79), High-end shopper (14), Budget shopper (11)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (60), No (6)

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5.0

The perfect gift for a cross country move

By 

from Rio Rancho, NM

About Me Midrange Shopper

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Back Yard
    • Garden

    Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Family Member Signpost:

    My friends were delighted to get this personalized sign post showing the distance to each city where their grown children reside from their new home.

     
    5.0

    The Greatest Gift

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    from Long Beach, CA

    About Me Midrange Shopper

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Visible At A Distance
    • Weather Resistant

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Front Yard
      • Garden

      Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Family Member Signpost:

      Because i'm not so handy, putting it together might be a bit of a challenge, but others will find it not so difficult!

       
      5.0

      This product is amazing!!!

      By 

      from Mason, MI

      About Me Midrange Shopper

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Back Yard
        • Front Yard
        • Garden
        • Porch

        Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Family Member Signpost:

        We recently moved into a new house that has an apartment attached to it for my parents. We each have our own front door, but my parents front door is closer to the driveway. So when people come to the house they always go to their front door. This sign is now there to guide them to the correct front door. It is at eye level and very easy to see and read!

        Service and delivery comments:

        The shipping and delivery were right when I expected them!

         
        5.0

        Personalized Perfection

        By 

        from Seattle

        About Me Midrange Shopper

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Garden

          Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Family Member Signpost:

          Way to honor unique people in your life!

           
          5.0

          This was an awesome, funny gift for everyone!

          By 

          from Yuma, AZ

          About Me Budget Shopper

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Attractive Design
          • Easy To Secure
          • The ability to customize and personalize
          • Visible At A Distance
          • Weather Resistant

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Front Yard

            Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Family Member Signpost:

            The sign is posted at the entrance to my parent's farm in a tiny little place in Arkansas. As a family, we are spread out all over the country and this makes us laugh and remember we are closer than we think.

             
            5.0

            Long distance love

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            from Naples, FL

            About Me Midrange Shopper

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Garden

              Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Family Member Signpost:

              Mom displayed it in one of her front gardens. It has a twenty five character topper that gave me enough room to request, "A Heart Knows No Distance"...perfect since we all have different last names now and to make her teary-eyed!

               
              5.0

              I would buy this product again and again

              By 

              from Florida

              About Me Budget Shopper

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Back Yard
                • Front Yard
                • Garden
                • Porch

                Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Family Member Signpost:

                This was an amazing gift that him will treasure forever..

                 
                5.0

                What a great gift idea!

                By 

                from Arlington VA

                About Me Midrange Shopper

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Attractive Design

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Front Yard

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Family Member Signpost:

                  Besides having everything, my Dad has lived in a number of places. The signpost is now a reminder of all of these places.

                  Service and delivery comments:

                  We asked to have the signpost expedited. It was... Amazing that this custom gift could be delivered within a week.

                   
                  5.0

                  Whee--am I pleased!

                  By 

                  from Philippi, WV

                  About Me Midrange Shopper

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Front Yard

                    Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Family Member Signpost:

                    I couldn't be more pleased with the service and quality of Uncommon products. We will be using Uncommon goods for most of our Christmas and birthday presents this year. Can't wait to order more!

                    Service and delivery comments:

                    Prompt delivery in excellent condition.

                    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Lovely & Unique!

                    By 

                    from Auburn, NY

                    About Me Midrange Shopper

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Attractive Design
                    • Visible At A Distance
                    • Weather Resistant

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Back Yard
                      • Front Yard
                      • Garden

                      Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Family Member Signpost:

                      What would really set this apart is a decorative option for the top of the sign i.e. star, birdhouse, animals, etc. Using the same material as the sign itself. Just my 2 cents.

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